Pidgin Suggestion: Multiple Marking in Pidgin-Contact List

Dave Warren lists at
Sun Jan 23 01:15:18 EST 2011

On Sun, 23 Jan 2011 00:30:28 -0500, Etan Reisner <deryni at> was
claimed to have wrote:

>On (servers on) protocols that allow you to organize your buddy list the
>group information is stored on the server and you only need to do it once.
>Unforunately that isn't the case for facebook using either the plugin or
>the XMPP interface. The plugin cannot store that information on the server
>(because that just isn't possible) and the XMPP interface does not allow
>buddy list modifications.

While the XMPP Facebook interface doesn't allow it, changes made to
Facebook "Lists" are reflected in the groups that the XMPP server
presents to the client.

Facebook's list interface is clunky, but it gets the job done.

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