patch for clientLogin issue

Matthew S Goldstein austein at MIT.EDU
Wed Feb 17 19:14:59 EST 2010

Sorry for not sending anything after the last e-mail.  I pinged the AIM 
folks to let them know about the server behavior so they probably did take 
care of it.  As far as I can tell, the intention is to not have the ":80" 
insertion bug come back again.


On Wed, 17 Feb 2010, Paul Aurich wrote:

> On 2010-02-11 07:53, Stu Tomlinson wrote:
>> Hi Matt,
>> So the day after you sent this it appeared that the AIM servers were
>> fixed and all was good without any patching needed.
>> However, a few days ago the problem started happening again. Do you
>> happen to have any further clue about why this happened and if we should
>> be including the patch you provided or not? (it seems that just patching
>> http -> https is not enough, the ":80" is required too).
> Based on the error message someone in #pidgin's reported, I just tested
> using https, and the servers /appear/ to have been fixed (correctly,
> i.e. the ":80" hack isn't necessary).  Patch attached.
> Would others test this, please?
> ~P

More information about the Devel mailing list