Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 213341
Connecting to ICQ doesn't work anymore within kopete
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:47 EST
Description of problem:
The connection with ICQ servers doesn't work anymore within kopete. The
related KDE-bug is number 136566:
There is also a patch already available, at the end of the given bug report. I
created a patch file and rebuild the kdenetwork package, it fixes the problem.
The patch is attached, please include it.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Created attachment 139903 [details]
Patch for the ICQ-not-connecting problem
same for me since last Update of kdenetwork
FYI, c37 patch doesn't build against stock kdenetwork-3.5.5 (isActive bit is
Created attachment 140318 [details]
Version of c37 which works for me
I have manualy patched the sources, created the attached diff, integrated it
into the spec-file of kdenetwork and have successfully built the package.
ICQ now works again with Kopete.
Created attachment 140859 [details]
Final ICQ status patch according to upstream
Lukas, your patch is not according to upstream! You have effectively two times
setStatus( d->connectAsStatus, d->connectWithMessage );
I don't know which effect this have or if it matters at all, but this is not
what upstream provides!
However, I recompiled with the upstream patches, and it works like charm. Also,
Rex, I had no problem compiling, I don't understand why you had the mentioned
Since the second patch upstream says the problem is gone, and I can only
confirm that - therefore please include this patch into the package!
Upstream released a new version, KDE 3.5.6. I guess we will see these packages
eventually available for Fedora Core 6, so no need to extra fix this bug, I
Btw., it is just disappointing that this bug was not fixed although even a
working patch was provided almost three months ago :(