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Bug 239076 - aliases not kept over app restart cycle
aliases not kept over app restart cycle
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pidgin (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-05-04 15:14 EDT by Andrew Overholt
Modified: 2008-02-11 10:20 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-02-11 10:20:33 EST
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Description Andrew Overholt 2007-05-04 15:14:18 EDT
Description of problem:
Buddy aliases (ie. real names I give them) aren't kept if I quit and restart pidgin

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start pidgin and add some buddies
2. Alias one of them (right-click -> Alias ...)
3. Quit and restart pidgin
Actual results:
Your buddy's chosen nickname is still there

Expected results:
Your alias is used for your buddy

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Comment 1 Stu Tomlinson 2008-02-09 13:53:31 EST
This is quite an old bug, is this still an issue with current Pidgin? If so,
which protocol(s) does this affect?
Comment 2 Andrew Overholt 2008-02-11 10:20:33 EST
This seems to work now.  Closing.

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