Ability to sort buddy list groups
lschiere at pidgin.im
Mon Jun 25 13:40:52 EDT 2007
On Mon, Jun 25, 2007 at 12:10:25PM -0500, Mark Doliner wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jun 2007 14:39:28 +0100, Vinnie Lima wrote
> > Thanks, i didnt mean to be rude previously but its just not feasible
> > for me to hand edit and decide where each group should belong so
> > they are all alphabetical, specially because they will become out of
> > order within a week or two.
> > Since pidgin *has* the ability to alphabetize and sort the buddies,
> > why not extend it to do the same feature for the groups? User
> > friendliness goes a long way, specially for such a cool gadget as
> > pidgin. I'm surprised no one has asked this, specially those who use
> > pidgin for corporate notes sametime meeting, where there may be
> > thousands of notes groups configured.
> I agree, we should sort buddy list groups alphabetically.
I rather like the alphabetizing for buddies in my groups, but I do *not*
want to extend that to the groups themselves. If we chose to go that
route, I'll have to turn off the alphabetizing and just sort the entire
list manually. I tried the alphabetized group thing for a while in
finch, and it was annoying.
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