Pidgin 2.10.7 on Ubuntu Raring Ringtail 13.04

Ethan Blanton elb at
Mon May 20 14:00:54 EDT 2013

Tres Finocchiaro spake unto us the following wisdom:
> The mailing list gets a lot of requests for better focus stealing during IM
> conversations.  This is something that the older messengers were doing
> properly in the Windows 95 days.

The problem is that older messengers did this *im*properly, annoyed a
lot of people, and now desktop environments go to a large amount of
work to prevent focus stealing.


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