[OTR-users] Pidgin Beta7 not working with OTR

Torrey McMahon tmcmahon2 at yahoo.com
Tue May 1 23:18:05 EDT 2007

Paul Wouters wrote:
> On Tue, 1 May 2007, Torrey McMahon wrote:
>> [What's Pidgin you might ask? It's the new name for gaim.]
>> I just installed the windows beta of pidgin beta 7. Wasn't able to get
>> OTR to work after moving the plugin to the new .purple directory. Has
>> anyone had any luck?
> I haven't had time to look at it yet. It would have been easier if FC6
> would have had pidgin as an update, since I don't want to install an FC7
> beta yet.
> I do know that building gaim-otr on the Fedora Extra systems failed,
> probably because it is missing header files in a "mock" build.

I'm going to guess, since I haven't got to my dev system yet, that we're 
going to need to go through most of the OTR gaim specific code and 
rewrite it for pidgin specific code. I don't think it will be much more 
then a find-replace effort but you never know.

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