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Thick and fast

Richard Laager propagated branches for me yesterday and I have recompiled the changes.

http://www.hannent.eu/pidgin/20080612/

This contains the msnp14 and 9 versions.

Emoticon xmpp pidgin

Update,

Malu did another patch last night so I figured I should build and test, all is good so far so here it is for general consumption:

http://www.hannent.eu/pidgin/20080611/

Please report issues with it at:
http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/5627

monotone + Qt + Eclipse

We have recently taken on a project that requires Qt, Eclipse and a good version control system. I chose monotone as its the most stable distributed version control system for windows (the company platform).

So far monotone has been a learning curve over normal VCS, however the learning is paying dividends in the merging and pace of development.

I have a buildbot machine running ubuntu linux that once complete will hopefully create the binary for Linux, Mac OSX and windows! A grand plan to be sure. I have material to read how to do this. Windows built on Linux needs Mingw copied to Linux, and Mac also has something similar, however I think that not many people are trying this right now.

A list of things you will need if you are going to try this is:
monotone for windows,
Mingw,
cygwin,
Qt built by you (if your doing it for comercial reasons)
Eclipse (CDT version)

You need to ensure that the environment variables are setup, in the PATH there should be (in this order) the windows monotone (c…