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Bug 453691 - icq patch
Summary: icq patch
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pidgin
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Warren Togami
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-02 01:51 UTC by Rahul Sundaram
Modified: 2013-03-13 05:43 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-07-04 13:34:39 UTC

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Description Rahul Sundaram 2008-07-02 01:51:05 UTC
Description of problem:

Pidgin doesn't work with ICQ very well now and upstream has recommended that
users apply the patch at as seen in the frontpage of 

Can you folks apply the patch till upstream does a new release? There has been a
few users asking in the forums about this problem already.

Comment 1 Konstantin Svist 2008-07-02 05:36:05 UTC isn't very accessible right now, it might help if you attach a copy of
the patch here

Comment 2 Rahul Sundaram 2008-07-02 05:42:45 UTC
Newer versions of pidgin are being built. Just wait for a while and you would be
able to get a updated package. 

Comment 3 Christian Krause 2008-07-02 07:46:48 UTC
I've tested the new pidgin version for F8 from:
and ICQ works again.

It would be great if the new packages for F8 and F9 could be pushed to updates
soon... ;-) Thanks in advance!

Comment 4 Marcela Mašláňová 2008-07-04 13:15:46 UTC
Could someone create an update for 'normal' users, who don't know anything about
koji? Thanks.

Comment 5 Marcela Mašláňová 2008-07-04 13:16:27 UTC
Ooops sorry, it looks fixed with pidgin-2.4.3-1.fc9 update.

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