GSoC proposal

Jorge Villaseñor salinasv at
Wed Mar 25 00:10:38 EDT 2015

On Mon, Mar 16, 2015 at 4:46 PM, Abel <akronix5 at> wrote:

> Hello!
> I'm a last year student of Computer Science and I'm interested in
> participating in the GSoC program of this year.
> I have though that It might be a great idea to provide support in pidgin
> for MTProto <>, the protocol used by
> Telegram.
> Telegram is increasing its popularity and likely a lot of pidgin users
> will be glad to be able to use telegram through pidgin. Also, it has a
> friendly API.
> I haven't studied the code though, I think It could be a good idea and I
> could do it.
> Greetings,
> *                                                        Abel.*

Hi Abel

It sounds interesting to add protocols to libpurple. I saw on the webpage
that they have some documentation on how to write a client for it and that
is a good sign from them.

In your application, please add which could be a good plan to maintain the
code after the SoC is done.


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