Pidgin 2.5.6

PidginPidgin 2.5.6 per Mandriva Linux 2008.1, 2009.0 e 2009.1


Nuova versione del noto programma per la messagistica instantanea, multi-piattaforma e multi-protocollo ...




Novità principali:

Release Name: Pidgin 2.5.6 (05/19/2009):
Ka-Hing: Many much bugfixes. Hooray. (Paul told me to say that)
Oh, no one has met Paul yet? He's awesome, he backported my fixes
to the release branch so I didn't have to checkout a
workspace... except I just did to NEWS to tell you all about
that. Oh and I actually did do something for this release, none of
which is user visible though. This basically applies to the rest
of the release as well, nothing exciting, but you definitely want

Daniel: This should fix a number of annoying issues that some users
have encountered. We also would like to thank Veracode
( who performed a code analysis and found some
bugs that were addressed in this release.

Elliott: I feel like I'm repeating myself, but there are some more MSN
fixes that should make things better behaved at login as well, and
maybe you'll stop getting some of those annoying errors (though not all
are fixed yet). Some other bugfixes, plus the craziness that is the
libxml "structured error handler" make up the rest of this release.


Pidgin and Finch: The Pimpin' Penguin IM Clients That're Good for the Soul

version 2.5.6 (05/19/2009):
* Improve sleep behavior by aggregation of longer timeouts on second
boundaries to allow better power saving. (Arunan Balasubramaniam)
* Fix various crashes on exit.
* Make XML parsing more resilient to interactions with other libraries.
This, along with the fix for libxml2 bug 564217, fixes the crashes
on connect in XMPP with recent gst-plugins-bad (see #8830 for details).
* Many security related fixes

* Correctly handle WHOIS for users who are joined to a large number of
* Notify the user if a /nick command fails, rather than trying
fallback nicks.

* Fix a race condition causing occasional Pidgin crashes.
* Fix some errors about the friendly name changing too fast caused
by MSN/Yahoo integration buddies.

* Less likely to pop up a new conversation window in disregard of
the "Hide new IM conversations" preference.

* Fix a crash when sending very long messages.
* Fix a bug where UTF-8 status messages get garbled when going idle.






Pidgin 2.5.6 - Porting Status
Mandriva Architettura
x86_64 i686 noarch
2009.1 No No No
2008.1 No Si No



Porting di grissino.

Preparati da grissino, SymbianFlo.