MSNp14 status?

Ka-Hing Cheung khc at
Fri Feb 1 00:04:16 EST 2008

On Thu, 2008-01-31 at 11:21 +0200, Felipe Contreras wrote:
> 2008/1/31 John Bailey <rekkanoryo at>:
> > Felipe Contreras wrote:
> > >> Another problem that people seem to encounter is ADL failures. I suspect
> > >> this may be because of some buddy list out of sync issues, but I have no
> > >> idea at this point. Do people still get 1000 dialog prompting for sync
> > >> buddy list these days?
> > >
> > > I'd drop support for the local list, but hey, that's just me :P
> >
> > I, too, would drop the synchronization stuff, but apparently there are reasons
> > the MSN plugin goes against the trend set by the majority of other prpls.
> Not synchronization, local buddy list.
> Whatever it is in ~/.purple/blist.xml, drop it for MSN. That solves
> the synchronization issue :)

MSN supports receiving only the buddy list changes on sign on, I'd like
to eventually support that if possible. There's no pressing need though,
I don't mind dropping the local list for now.


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