[Pidgin]-When will automatic away based on idle time be fixed?

Dmitry Diskin diskin at gmail.com
Fri Apr 17 16:07:54 EDT 2009


Thanks, exactly what I wanted. I added a comment and voted.

Regards,
Dmitry.

On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 11:41 PM, goo goo <wyygle at gmail.com> wrote:
> The idle status is based on what is selected in the preference for idle. We
> are using 'Based on keyboard or mouse use' here, and I think that is the
> default.
>
> Perhaps if the users with this problem could vote up ticket
> http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/7629 it would help get the problem
> resolved sooner.
>
> On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 7:58 AM, Dmitry Diskin <diskin at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I also have the exact same problem. Pidgin stops setting auto-away
>> after some time. The patch you mentioned is for idle status is being
>> tracked with "purple" (based on last message sent), I use system,
>> i.e., based on keyboard and mouse activity.  Maybe there is another
>> bug/ticket on that subject?
>>
>> Regards,
>> Dmitry.
>>
>> > My tests of the patch in http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/2175 look
>> > good so
>> > far.  Can you try the patch on your systems?
>> >
>> > On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 9:32 AM, Jesse P. <SLNTHERO at aol.com> wrote:
>> >
>> >> [Pidgin]-When will automatic away based on idle time be fixed?
>> >>
>> >> Hi,
>> >>
>> >> I've been using Pidgin for over a year now on both XP, Vista, and
>> >> Ubuntu
>> >> Linux.
>> >> On all three OSs, after about a day of use, Pidgin stops setting away
>> >> status
>> >> based on keyboard/mouse inactivity.
>> >>
>> >> Is only major issue i have encountered with Pidgin.
>> >> Hope it can be fixed, great program!
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> JeZ+Lee
>> >> SLNTHERO at aol.com
>> >> Silent Hero Productions(R)
>> >> Video Game Design Studio
>> >> www.SilentHeroProductions.com
>>
>> --
>> Dmitry
>
>



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Dmitry



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