Latest pidgin version which uses the previous MSNP?

Estevao B. K. icmp.request.lists at
Tue Jun 28 17:28:30 EDT 2011

On 06/27/2011 10:28 PM, Etan Reisner wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 26, 2011 at 05:16:05PM -0300, Estevao B. K. wrote:
> <snip>
>> I believe that's because older versions of pidgin uses an older MSNP, like
>> MSNP11, I don't know, which isn't messed up. But I might be wrong.
>> Disregarding any security concerns that were solved on newer versions, if
>> that's true, do you know what's the latest version of pidgin which uses the
>> previous MSNP so I can try it until a new version is released?
> <snip>
> The is your friend.
> According to that, and assuming only the most recent MSNP change is the
> problem, the answer is 2.7.5.
> (Note that I don't know, offhand, that only the most recent MSNP change
> was the issue, but if not you should be able to track it back from there.)
>      -Etan
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Thanks a lot Etan! I didn't find the Changelog, thanks for the link.

I have compiled from the source and installed 2.7.5...

It's confirmed: On pre-MSNP16 versions of pidgin, everything works fine 
again on MSN protocol:

- File Transfers (both sides);
- Custom emoticons;
- Display images;
- Etc.

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