Characters such as "ö" or "ü" in status description crash Pidgin

Luke Schierer lschiere at
Sat May 10 06:08:05 EDT 2008

On Fri, May 09, 2008 at 09:07:37PM -0700, Evan Platt wrote:
> I've seen it too in songs with odd characters in my mp3's.
> I'll find one of the songs that cause it and try putting that character 
> in the string and let you know. But just thought I'd throw it out there 
> I've seen it too. :)

Are you using a plugin to put that info in your profile or status


> Ethan Blanton wrote:
> > Does this crash when you enter such a string yourself? I am aware of
> > no such bugs.
> >
> > The MusicTracker plugin is known to be buggy in *many* ways -- I
> > suspect this is a bug in the plugin, not in Pidgin.
> >   
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