Pidgin does not ask for password again when I give a wrong one.

Dave Warren lists at hireahit.com
Mon Aug 16 00:09:37 EDT 2010


On Mon, 16 Aug 2010 09:05:04 +0800, Nate <manfnw at googlemail.com> was
claimed to have wrote:

>I have got a problem when I type the wrong password.
>If I give the correct password and when I restart an account, Pidgin asks
>for the password again.
>But if I give a wrong password and when I restart the account, Pidgin does
>not ask for the password again but connects automatically and just shows
>"Unable to authenticate: Authentication Failure". Why does Pidgin NOT ask
>for the password again when I give a wrong one?

Usually the account should get deactivated and you'll get a "Modify
account" button that will let you change the password, no?



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