libpurple friendly name

Kevin Stange kevin at
Mon Dec 10 17:46:16 EST 2007

Benjamin Arnaud wrote:
> I'd love to,
> Problem is, I'm not sure what functions does the "set friendly name" dialog 
> is calling ?
> Here is a screenshot of my client :

The account actions use the UI-agnostic request API to produce dialogs.
 If you implement the request API in your program, the protocols will be
able to produce native dialogs to your UI that ask for relevant information.

If you need to change that information automatically without a UI, there
is currently no way to do this, and that would require modification of


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