January 25, 2010

Pidgin IM

"Setting the status invisible for a GTalk account has been a problem for a while now. Although there are third party plugins available, most of them do not seem to work. The basic reason of this is, although Google Talk is basically based on XMPP , it handles invisibility, away etc in a different way. And according to this ticket on the pidgin bug track, they don’t quite like it :P . After going through a bit of documentation mentioned here, I came up with the following xmpp console commands to make invisibilty work without a problem in pidgin for google talk..."
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