| Name: ||Pidgin |
| Version: || 2.10.7 |
| Lisence: || Freeware |
| OS: || |
| Updated: || Mar-03-2013 |
| Homepage: || Home - Pidgin |
Pidgin is an instant-messenger supporting multiple IM-Networks.
It supports MSN, AIM, ICQ, Google Talk, Yahoo, Zephyr and IRC services, also in simulataneous use.
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Change log :
version 2.10.4 (05/06/2012)
Support building against Farstream in addition to Farsight. (Olivier Crete) (#14936)
Disable periodic WHO timer. IRC channel user lists will no longer automatically display away status, but libpurple will be much kinder to the network.
Print unknown numerics to channel windows if we can associate them. Thanks to Marien Zwart. (#15090)
Fix a possible crash when receiving messages with certain characters or character encodings. Thanks to Fabian Yamaguchi for reporting this!
Fix a possible crash when receiving a series of specially crafted file transfer requests. Thanks to José Valentín Gutiérrez for reporting this! (CVE-2012-2214)
Words added to spell check dictionaries are saved across restarts of Pidgin (#11886)
version 2.10.3 (03/26/2012)
Fix buddies not going offline. (#14997)
version 2.10.2 (03/14/2012)
Fix compilation when using binutils 2.22 and new GDK pixbuf. (#14799)
Fix compilation of the MXit protocol plugin with GLib 2.31. (#14773)
Add support for the GNOME3 Network dialog. (#13882)
Fix rare crash. (#14392)
Add support for the GNOME3 Default Application dialog for configuring the Browser.
Support new connection states and signals for NetworkManager 0.9+. (Dan Williams) (#13859)
AIM and ICQ:
Fix a possible crash when receiving an unexpected message from the server. (Thijs Alkemade) (#14983)
Allow signing on with usernames containing periods and underscores. (#13500)
Allow adding buddies containing periods and underscores. (#13500)
Don't try to format ICQ usernames entered as email addresses. Gets rid of an "Unable to format username" error at login. (#13883)
Fix possible crashes caused by not validating incoming messages as UTF-8. (Thijs Alkemade) (#14884)
Support new protocol version MSNP18. (#14753)
Fix messages to offline contacts. (#14302)
Fix the installer downloading of spell-checking dictionaries (#14612)
Fix compilation of the Bonjour protocol plugin. (#14802)
The autoaccept plugin will no longer reset the preference for unknown buddies to "Auto Reject" in certain cases. (#14964)
version 2.10.1 (12/06/2011)
Fix compilation on OpenBSD.
AIM and ICQ:
Fix remotely-triggerable crashes by validating strings in a few messages related to buddy list management. Thanks to Evgeny Boger for reporting this! (#14682)
IPv6 fixes (Linus Lüssing)
Fix problems linking against GnuTLS. (#14544)
Fix a memory leak when admitting UTF-8 text with a non-UTF-8 primary encoding. (#14700)
Fix crashes and memory leaks when receiving malformed voice and video requests. Thanks to Thijs Alkemade for reporting this!
Separate "username" and "server" when adding new Sametime accounts. (#14608)
Fix compilation in Visual C++. (#14608)
Fix CVE-2011-3594, by UTF-8 validating incoming messages before passing them to glib or libpurple. Identified by Diego Bauche Madero from IOActive. (#14636)
Fetch buddy icons in some cases where we previously weren't. (#13050)