Search within contacts list in search box
pidgin-devel at bleeter.id.au
Fri Aug 17 01:39:56 EDT 2007
Steven Brown wrote:
> I'm not sure of the behaviour you're suggesting, and I'm not likely to
> check out the sametime client. But in the Pidgin buddy list, you can do
> basic search simply by typing. A little box will show up in the bottom
> right, showing what you've typed, and the selection will go to the first
> match. Using the mouse wheel or control+(shift+)G will move the
> selection through the matches. As far as I can tell, it's only a simple
> search that matches strictly from the beginning, non-case-sensitive.
I think the OP was suggestion that the displayed buddy list length
should shorten to only those that match whilst the matching takes place.
I suspect that the OP has a very large buddy list, and whilst the find
is useful, is still unweildy.
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