master password gsoc project

Richard Laager rlaager at
Tue May 20 16:14:07 EDT 2008

On Thu, 2008-05-15 at 19:51 -0400, William Ehlhardt wrote:
> I don't know what the extent of your Summer of Code project is, but
> there is a patch listed on that claims to offer master
> password encryption. See here:

That does encryption within Pidgin (well, probably libpurple). The SoC
project is to use an existing password safe, like the GNOME Keyring or
KDE Wallet. This will be much more user friendly. For many users, it
will Just Work.

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