libpurple status string and message formating
mark at kingant.net
Thu May 31 03:38:10 EDT 2007
On Wed, 2 May 2007 17:20:56 -0700 (PDT), Christopher Baus wrote
> > On May 2, 2007, at 7:14 PM, Christopher Baus wrote:
> >> 1) Is it possible to set the status string when the client is
> >> available?
> > This is done the same way as setting the away status string - use the
> > "message" attribute.
> >> 2) Is it possible to receive messages with out XML/HTML markup
> >> formatting?
> > Not directly, but purple offers a utility function
> > purple_markup_strip_html() which you may find helpful.
> > Cheers,
> > Evan
> Excellent. Both worked great. I'm off and running.
> I didn't quite get the key/value pair attributes when I looked at it
> the status interface the first time, but suspect that is to abstract
> out differences between the lower level protocols. Correct?
Yes, that is correct. (Yes, I'm responding to an email from a month ago and
you probably either don't care or have assumed that you were correct by now.)
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