[Pidgin] #11842: Flash window when IMs are received no longer works on Windows

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Thu May 20 21:05:56 EDT 2010

#11842: Flash window when IMs are received no longer works on Windows
 Reporter:  douglaswth  |        Owner:  datallah       
     Type:  defect      |       Status:  closed         
Milestone:  2.7.1       |    Component:  winpidgin (gtk)
  Version:  2.7.0       |   Resolution:  fixed          
 Keywords:              |  

Comment(by pit):

 Replying to [comment:47 NishaKitty]:
 > Replying to [comment:46 PidginGuy]:
 > > Replying to [comment:43 datallah]:
 > > > We don't provide nightlies, but I have uploaded a replacement
 [http://pidgin.im/~datallah/pidgin.dll pidgin.dll] that contains the
 flashing fix for people to use until 2.7.1 is released.
 > >
 > >
 > > This worked for me. Thanks, but I'm still a bit angry that you guys
 could have missed this when giving us all a new version.
 > >
 > > I'm still confused about my previous question though: is there a way
 to make the input text area of the IM window taller?
 > Perhaps you're looking for Tools -> Preferances -> Conversations ->
 Minimum input area height in lines.
 > Also commenting on the Flashing thing while I agree the patch is nice
 and thanks for
 > making it datallah :) such an obvious bug and one that makes using the
 client a very large task on Windows should've been picked up in some sort
 of testing...

 There is also a plugin (via guifications IIRC) that allows you to just
 drag and resize on the fly. Very nice.

Ticket URL: <http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/11842#comment:71>
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