help on google talk buddy name

Etan Reisner pidgin at
Sun Jan 11 00:23:37 EST 2009

On Sat, Jan 10, 2009 at 07:43:16PM +0530, Giridhar Tammana wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm working on a plugin which would forward incoming message on my yahoo
> account to other google talk account.
> Currently fwding to yahoo account is done but not google account.
> It seems that the account name in google talk is not staight forward. If I
> use "buddy at" along with prpl-jabber it is not forwarding message to
> "buddy at".
> How can I get the correct "to account name" for a gmail talk account.
> Regards,
> Giri

How are you using "buddy at"? Is that buddy on your Google Talk
accounts buddy list? Is your account on buddy at's buddy list?
Google Talk defaults to blocking messages from people that aren't on your
list, so if buddy doesn't have you your message will be unlikely to get


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