Pidgin Force Close

Ethan Blanton elb at
Thu Jan 26 09:47:49 EST 2012

Anton Baranoff spake unto us the following wisdom:
> I've got som strange issue with Pidgin on Ubuntu.
> While talking with buddy when I trying to close message window it becomes
> grey without any controls.. and after that (if my buddy is late to send me
> the message) Pidgin force close. This is very annoying becayse this happens
> every second time I try to close message window.
> Debugging window cannot catch any actions at those moments. It seems whole
> Pidgin freezes at that time.

Try changing your Gtk+ theme.  Someone in #pidgin was having UI update
issues caused by a Gtk+ theme just a day or two ago.


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