[Pidgin] #13270: SASL support on IRC Protocol

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Thu Oct 4 15:13:05 EDT 2012

#13270: SASL support on IRC Protocol
 Reporter:  Gaming4JC  |       Owner:  elb
     Type:  patch      |      Status:  closed
Milestone:  2.10.7     |   Component:  IRC
  Version:  2.7.9      |  Resolution:  fixed
 Keywords:             |

Comment (by elb):

 Replying to [comment:25 Elijah Lynn]:
 > I did not, but I just checked and I don't see a checkbox anywhere in my
 account settings. Applying the patch went well, along with make. I did
 verify that 2.10.6 is running vs the version in Ubuntu 2.10.3. Any other

 You need to make sure you uninstall the Ubuntu-installed version, as well.

 Replying to [comment:27 BuellerIsNotHere]:
 > Congratulations on passing this through as a silent update. It seems big
 enough to mention on the front page, even if it does only use plain

 First off, it's not a mtter of "even if it does only use plain
 authentication".  Pidgin is fully capable of using any authentication
 method available to SASL.  The limitation is on the IRC server side.

 Second, this has not been shipped in any release.  When 2.10.7 is
 released, the ChangeLog will certainly mention this feature.  It may or
 may not make the announcement on the front page of pidgin.im, it's not
 really that big a deal.

Ticket URL: <https://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/13270#comment:30>
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