Confirmation button closing whole application

Daniel Atallah daniel.atallah at
Fri Feb 22 10:15:31 EST 2008

On Fri, Feb 22, 2008 at 9:19 AM, Gustavo Rondina <rondina at> wrote:

> Hello devel folks.
> I'm running Pidgin 2.3.1 compiled from the tarball (a while ago) under
> Debian Etch.  It works very well, but I am experiencing a quite odd
> behavior regarding an ICQ account within Pidgin. The problem
> appears when someone adds me to their ICQ contact list.  Under the
> buddy list pane Pidgin shows me a message like this:
>     "XXXXX has made YYYYY her or his buddy"
> Where XXXXX is the ICQ UIN of the person that add me and YYYYY is my ICQ
> UIN.  Just below this message we have a "Close" button.  I suppose the
> purpose of this button is to close the message pane which is used to show
> the notification message, but it is instead closing the whole application
> when I push it.  I don't know if this problem exists with other accounts,
> I only use Pidgin for ICQ and MSN, and so far the problem has only showed
> up in the ICQ account.  Is this a bug or something?  If this is the case,
> have it been corrected in the newer releases?

It sounds like it is probably crashing after you push that button.

Please follow the instructions at to
get a backtrace and file a bug in the tracker.

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