Created attachment 536925 [details]
The patch used to fix the "blank contacts list" problem
Description of problem:
Kmess 220.127.116.11-1 does not show the contact list when starting session
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Connect with a hotmail/live mail account (or any another one you're using) to Kmess, you'll see your contact list is blank
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Kmess 18.104.22.168-1 (The version in the Fedora Repos) in Fedora 15 or Fedora 16
2. Connect to Windows Live Network
3. The contact list appears blank
Blank contact list
Contact list with all the logged in and disconnected contacts
Patched RPM's for Kmess with a bugfix for this are available here - http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/xenodecdn/Kmess22.214.171.124-2%20(fc16).tar.gz
Adding the used patch as an attachment
kmess-126.96.36.199-3.fc14 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 14.
kmess-188.8.131.52-3.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
kmess-184.108.40.206-3.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 15 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing kmess-220.127.116.11-3.fc15'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
kmess-18.104.22.168-3.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
kmess-22.214.171.124-3.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.