pidgin: c0a4f0ab: Finally get around to committing charkin...

Marcus Lundblad ml at
Fri May 2 13:25:16 EDT 2008

tor 2008-05-01 klockan 14:25 -0700 skrev Sean Egan:
> On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 6:29 AM, Etan Reisner
> <pidgin at> wrote:
> > > I think would be awesome if someone wrote some code that toggles the
> >  > infopane text between the name and status (what we have now), and the
> >  > tooltip text? I was originally concerned that the tooltip text would
> >  > wind up dwarfing the icon in many cases, but then I realized that's
> >  > just because I have a lot of AIM buddies for whom people generally
> >  > aren't going to feel they need to full-size the buddy icons anyway.
> >  > What do people think?
> >
> >  I don't think I understand. Switch that information when?
> Teaches me to write e-mails at 2:30am.
> I think it might be neat if clicking on the buddy icon didn't just
> toggle between small icon and large icon, but from a "blist entry"
> type view to a "tooltip" type view. The former is what the infopane
> has been all along, and the latter has the full-sized icon and the
> complete tooltip_text. I think the two lines of text look a little
> silly next to a huge icon right now.

Maybe the rounded corners should be a little different too. I think it
looks a bit odd at the large icon size, the sides look a bit "too
straight". Maybe the roundedness could have a larger radius for the
large size? I don't quite known how that would look.


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