I HATE the lack of protocol icons

Sean Egan seanegan at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 00:35:11 EDT 2007

On 6/11/07, Richard Laager <rlaager at wiktel.com> wrote:
> And what about buddies that use another XMPP server (either on the same
> XMPP account or another one)? Your data still crosses the Internet, but
> they'd have an XMPP icon that's "secure". We've been over this before.
> This is an example of something Ethan covered in this very thread.

I'm not going to continue beating a dead horse, but I'd like to
mention that our other client, Finch, has never had protocol icons
and, to my knowledge, has not once received a single complaint about

I've also not heard any users new to Pidgin complain about the lack of
protocol icons. Every complaint I've seen has been specifically about
the *change* to remove protocol icons as a first class citizen.


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