AIM Bots

meathead chucknorrisistheonetruegod at
Thu Jan 29 22:48:18 EST 2009

i was having the same problem.  try sending it a message with the number 5,
to unsubscribe.  i just did that, then restarted pidgin and it didn't come
back.  hopefully it will stay that way.

Ryan Estle wrote:
> Recently, AIM has developed an annoying habit of auto-adding both a buddy
> group, "AIM Bots" and a buddy within the group, "My TV Bud", despite my
> efforts to delete it. Such bots appeared in my buddy list in the past, but
> it seemed that simply removing them once got rid of them forever. Now, the
> bot keeps getting added to my buddies and I can not find any way to get
> rid
> of it. I have done several google searches and checked the Pidgin website,
> and I can't find any solutions for my problem. Any assistance you may
> provide in removing this bot from my buddy list would be appreciated.
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