Restoring compatibility with old plugins

Stu Tomlinson stu at
Thu Nov 29 08:05:56 EST 2007

On Thu, 2007-11-29 at 02:56 -0500, Mark Doliner wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Nov 2007 00:30:09 -0500, Daniel Atallah wrote
> > I think we need to restore the previous hidden conversation 
> > methodology in 2.3.1 to fix what is effectively an ABI breakage.

I agree.

> > I figured I'd post this here to get the ball moving.
> Are there plugins that are known to have broken due to this change?  I'm ok
> with leaving it as-is if we're not actually aware of any broken plugins.

Of those that we include with Pidgin, I believe at least these are
 mouse gestures, text replacement, timestamp

The plugin pack is affected too, at least these two broke with 2.3.0:
 xmmsremote, convbadger



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