problem with pidgin
khc at hxbc.us
Tue May 6 13:37:22 EDT 2008
On Tue, 2008-05-06 at 10:55 +0100, Will Thompson wrote:
> The natural implementation for "quit, but only if new messages don't
> come in" that occurs to me is:
> * note unread messages;
> * call disconnect on everything;
> * watch for new message signals;
> * wait for disconnected signals from them all;
> * check whether there have been new messages;
> - if so, stick a big "reconnect me" button in the buddy list (or
> somewhere explaining what's happened.
> - if not, quit away.
> This seems much more straightforward than the "make a note of these
> messages so that the next time we start we can stick them back on the
> screen" method, and as Mark said is less confusing.
I think it would be more natural if we don't try to disconnect when
there are new messages.
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