Fwd: [Pidgin] #552: Description disappeared from field bottom of the contacts list
mark at kingant.net
Thu May 3 02:01:43 EDT 2007
On Wed, 2 May 2007 15:32:22 -0400, Luke Schierer wrote
> On Wed, May 02, 2007 at 11:49:36AM -0700, Sean Egan wrote:
> > deryni, his request is for the old behavior where, if I'm Available with a
> > status message, and change the state to Away, it keeps the message in the
> > box, highlights it and gives it keyboard focus.
> > I really liked this too. Who removed it, and why?
> One of the frequent complaints with the early betas was that you
> could not return from away. In tracing this, we discovered that people
> actually could and were returning from away, they were confused by
> the fact that the status message was preserved. changing this behavior
> fixed this "bug" for significant numbers of users.
I don't have a strong preference either way.
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