Pidgin not resetting status
bmetcalf at nortel.com
Wed Nov 14 16:57:21 EST 2007
s == stu at nosnilmot.com writes:
s> On Wed, 2007-11-14 at 12:43 -0600, Brandon Metcalf wrote:
s> > I'm using Pidgin 2.2.2 on a Debian box and when I go idle the status
s> > is changed to "Away" as it should be. However, when I return and
s> > interact with the keyboard or mouse the status is not reset to
s> > "Available". I found a defect filed against this, but didn't find a
s> > solution.
s> Are you reporting idle based on "last sent message" or "keyboard and
s> mouse usage"?
It turns out that the version I was using wasn't compiled with the
XScreenSaver extension. I recompiled and now it works.
s> > Is this fixed in 2.2.2 or any workaround?
s> Luke mentioned how absurd this question is :)
Given that it is fixed in 2.2.2 and I was doing something wrong, I
don't think the question is absurd at all.
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