Pidgin Plan for FC-6

Gianluca Sforna giallu at
Sat May 19 12:08:03 UTC 2007

On 5/18/07, Warren Togami <wtogami at> wrote:
> FC-6 will upgrade to pidgin-2.0.0 to match the F7 version.
> Unfortunately this will be a bumpy ride due to various factors:
> - pidgin would need to be built and pushed in FE-6 in order to build
> against stuff in Extras, instead of FC-6 like gaim.  This currently
> means no updates-testing is possible.

Maybe you can make it available for few days in some accessbile place
for testers to grab it manually?

> Out of all the broken plugins, only gaym is an actual protocol and
> fairly close to getting fixed.  The others are less important to the
> function of pidgin... will only cause temporary annoyance.

Are users with no 3rd party plugins "safe" to update?

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