Pidgin buddy list question

Jamey Newberg jnewberg at
Fri Nov 13 10:21:17 EST 2009

Thanks.  I'm using Pidgin 2.6.3 -- but the Guifications plugin appears
to work only with 2.0.0.  Am I looking in the wrong place?

-----Original Message-----
From: John Bailey [mailto:rekkanoryo at] 
Sent: Friday, November 13, 2009 1:00 AM
To: Jamey Newberg
Cc: support at
Subject: Re: Pidgin buddy list question

Jamey Newberg wrote:
> On the Buddy List, when a new user logs in, there's that arrow
> to the right (towards the user's screen name) that stays up for maybe
> seconds (before changing to a green light showing that the user is
> online).  Is there a Preference or a plug-in that I can add to
> illuminate the user's screen name - maybe in bold plus a different
> - that would stay up for as long as the arrow is in place?  I have
> than 100 names on my Buddy List and it would help a ton if a user that
> has just logged on would be easier to spot.

To the best of my knowledge, there is not, but you could use the
plugin to have "toaster" style notifications for events such as this.


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