[Adium-devl] libpurple: personal message != status message

Peter Hosey boredzo at adiumx.com
Thu Sep 11 02:10:31 EDT 2008

On Sep 10, 2008, at 23:07:03, Richard Laager wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-09-11 at 08:21 +0300, Felipe Contreras wrote:
>> That's because Pidgin never really fully embraced the public alias  
>> (nickname). Still, some people understand them, and protocols like  
>> WLM have both.
> If another protocol has the same thing, I wouldn't be opposed to  
> handling this in libpurple. If this is MSN-centric, then it can be  
> handled by the prpl as an account action (as it is now).
> Is there another protocol that has a similar thing?

Are you talking about the friendly name/nickname/“public alias”, or  
the personal message?

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