pidgin: 8641e216: Clarify (hopefully) the usage of OPT_PRO...

darkrain42 at darkrain42 at
Mon May 18 21:10:39 EDT 2009

Revision: 8641e216dc398048158e7424b56603087551b65f
Ancestor: 6a6409370fa50e23bc8fdedcef230220fa680a36
Author: darkrain42 at
Date: 2009-05-19T01:06:56
Branch: im.pidgin.pidgin

Modified files:


Clarify (hopefully) the usage of OPT_PROTO_UNIQUE_CHATNAME; arose in a discussion in #pidgin.

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--- libpurple/prpl.h	620d5a0b2d88617bed8ec93c777bba58e6aec95e
+++ libpurple/prpl.h	0a8c668f8cec8a3963e25a19f6ffadc3eabcfd83
@@ -126,10 +126,10 @@ typedef enum
 typedef enum
-	 * Use a unique name, not an alias, for chat rooms.
+	 * User names are unique to a chat and are not shared between rooms.
-	 * XMPP lets you choose what name you want for chat.
-	 * So it shouldn't be pulling the alias for when you're in chat;
+	 * XMPP lets you choose what name you want in chats, so it shouldn't
+	 * be pulling the aliases from the buddy list for the chat list;
 	 * it gets annoying.

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