Statement in pidgin?

Jette Derriche jette at
Thu Apr 30 12:10:20 EDT 2009

On tor, 2009-04-30 at 08:52 -0700, Dave Warren wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Apr 2009 17:29:11 +0200, Jette Derriche <jette at>
> was claimed to have wrote:
> >Hello everybody :-)
> >
> >I am sure this question has been asked before, but I have searched high
> >and low for hours, without finding an answer.
> >
> >Where in Pidgin do I edit my statement? I am not sure if it is called a
> >'statement', but it is a sentence that normally appears next to or under
> >a users name in the contact list.
> >
> >I have been using amsn for my msn account, but switched to pidgin
> >recently. Since then, I have been searching for the place to edit
> >this...
> >
> >By the way, I am using Pidgin 2.5.5 on Linux (Fedora 9).
> Hit the dropdown that will allow you to change your status, set your
> status to "Available" and for a few seconds after that a small text box
> appears below the "Available" control.
> Once you've entered a status/statement here the textbox will remain, but
> it disappears when not in use.

I never thought of that... Thanks a million :-D


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