Yahoo Japan may cease to function in about two weeks

Bug #539309 reported by Rolf Leggewie on 2010-03-15
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
Ubuntu Japanese Kaizen Project
pidgin (Ubuntu)
Nominated for Lucid by Rolf Leggewie
Nominated for Maverick by Rolf Leggewie

Bug Description

Binary package hint: pidgin

Yesterday when logging into pidgin, I received in warning in Japanese indicating that support for Version 7 of Yahoo Messenger is to be dropped in about 2 weeks. It seems that Yahoo Japan will then cease to function in Pidgin.

I am running pidgin on Lucid, ver 2.6.6. There is another indicator in the about box which I take as the monotone rev ID fc3d5c2a3920e0875ac235415cea9fc7f5ed780c


Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) on 2010-03-15
description: updated
Changed in pidgin:
status: Unknown → New
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

upstream has created a patch.

Unfortunateyl, it does not apply straight to the code in lucid, please someone have a look.

Changed in pidgin (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → ubuntu-10.04-beta-2
status: New → Triaged
Changed in pidgin:
status: New → Fix Released
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :
Changed in ubuntu-jp-improvement:
status: New → Confirmed
Nobuto Murata (nobuto) wrote :

This issue was fixed in upstream 2.7.0. And Maverick already has 2.7.3-1ubuntu3. I will mark as Fix Released.

Changed in pidgin (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in ubuntu-jp-improvement:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

I'm still affected in Lucid

Nobuto Murata (nobuto) wrote :

Could you take SRU process?

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