patch for keyring
lschiere at pidgin.im
Wed May 9 20:35:04 EDT 2007
On Thu, May 10, 2007 at 10:26:18AM +1000, Peter Lawler wrote:
> Casey Harkins wrote:
> > Emiliano Necciari wrote:
> >> Hi to all,
> >> and thank you for pidgin.
> >> I attach the patch for storing account password in gnome-keyring.
> > but my guess is this won't
> > get accepted into libpurple directly. I think a better approach would be
> > to create necessary hooks in libpurple
> Just in case anyone missed a major point, Pidgin is a GTK app and *not*
> a gnome app.
> I've seen resistance previously to put gnome-keyring usage into the
> core. I believe the reason there's resistance, apart from the obvious
> one stated above, is that the 'better' solution is as casey states. One
> can then code a plugin that then has it's own crazy dependencies.
> (notadev either)
Pete has hit the nail on the head. I would be extremely reluctant to
see Pidgin depend on gnome & its libraries.
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