Frank Pauxberger frank at
Mon Jul 9 11:23:09 EDT 2007

Hi Etan,

thanks for the quick answer!

All the best,

Am Montag, 9. Juli 2007 16:50 schrieb Etan Reisner:
> On Mon, Jul 09, 2007 at 04:51:12PM +0200, Frank Pauxberger wrote:
> <snip>
> > I am one of the users, who was very fond of the discussed feature (to see
> > by the first look on his buddy list) what user has signed in and what
> > protocol he has signed in with. But as to many things, one gets used to
> > it :D Which does not keep me from asking (I have checked for it, but not
> > found any so far) if there is a plugin to "resolve" this "issue"?
> No, because none of the *vast multitudes* of people who want this
> 'feature' back have bothered to write it. Feel free to if you want it. We
> won't be.
> > Furthermore I am using three different protocols with pidgin (2.0.2)
> > amongst them is GaduGadu (we have polish business partners). GG is the
> > only protocol I receive SPAM every once in awhile and today I have
> > received one and, surprise, it did show the GaduGadu icon instead of the
> > green dot. What does that mean? Is there a feature I am missing?
> It means pidgin doesn't have any information about the status of that
> person, which generally means that they aren't on your buddy list. When
> unable to show you a status icon pidgin falls back to the only icon it can
> show you which is one that represents the protocol.
> > A short note would be greatly appreciated!
> >
> > Thanks in advance and all the best!
> > Frank
> 	-Etan

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