pidgin: b05f9366: Password reenter prompt only for account...
reply.to.eus.at.member.fsf.org at gmail.com
Sat Jul 4 19:03:02 EDT 2009
Please see my reply below.
On Sat, 2009-07-04 at 10:27 +0530, Sulabh Mahajan wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 4, 2009 at 8:50 AM, John Bailey
> <rekkanoryo at rekkanoryo.org> wrote:
> of occasions. If I had to retype my password every time this
> happened, I'd be
> wanting to inflict bodily harm on whoever made it so.
> Gets the message :P
> If server can report incorrect password even when login credentials
> are correct, then its good idea to not implement this for the accounts
> that save password.
I have read the discussion on this mailing list concerning ticket #9603
that I submitted.
Please be informed that I don't save my Yahoo! password with the Pidgin
because every time I switch my status to "Available" from "Offline", I
always get a password prompt as expected.
So, I don't really know whether the committed fix really fixes the
problem that I reported. Is there anyway I can confirm whether the fix
really works, for example, by downloading a software update via
GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04 update system or by downloading the source code
before fix and after fix?
> - Sulabh
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