purple-googlechat not working

pidgin at alexoren.com pidgin at alexoren.com
Tue Oct 11 23:27:55 EDT 2022

Speaking of the Google Chat plugin, is there a way to make it show offline buddies as actually "offline" rather than "away"?
The older Hangouts plugin used to get it right.

On 2022-10-11 19:04, Eion Robb wrote:
> Hi!
> When you say "refuses to connect" does anything show up at the bottom of
> the buddy list?  Does disconnecting and reconnecting to the account (from
> the Accounts->Manage Accounts screen, then tick and untick)?
> Cheers,
> Eion
> On Wed, 12 Oct 2022 at 11:30, <torsui at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm not sure how to contact the actual dev of the plugin but since day 1,
>> I've had issues trying to connect pidgin to the new gchat. Sometimes when I
>> bring my computer back from sleep mode, pidgin refuses to connect, or
>> reconnects after hours of no connection all at once. Usually the only
>> consistent way to reconnect to gchat is to restart my entire laptop, and
>> even then that hasn't worked the last few days. Any ideas how to go about
>> troubleshooting?
>> Thanks!

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