different logins on the same windows log in?

Daniel Atallah datallah at pidgin.im
Mon May 17 17:47:32 EDT 2010

On Mon, May 17, 2010 at 17:27, Danielle Tawa <caletara at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to install pidgin on two computers--both of which use the same
> login/profile which is pulled from the server. I'm trying to have two
> different user names--corresponding to each individual computer, but they
> keep logging on both on the two computers at the same time(even if I
> unselect multiple logins, etc). Is there a way around this?

You can configure a different Pidgin configuration directory for each
machine by setting a different `PURPLEHOME` environment variable on
each machine.

See http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/Using%20Pidgin#Wherearemysettingsanddataincludinglogssaved
for more information.


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