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Why is there no ofMucRole table?

I wanted to understand the motivation behind storing only affiliations, and not roles in rooms. In the archiving plugin, there is a table called ofConParticipant, which stores when occupants joined and left a conversation, and is similar to storing roles.

But I feel there is value in logging MUC roles in a table, just like the messages are logged. A use-case for it that I can think of is to load message history along with participation history, when a user joins the room. Thoughts?



I can see the value of logging this, but I suspect the concern would be performance and database table size for heavily used rooms. I also suspect that the demand has not been great for this, so previous developers never implemented it.