[Telepathy] "unknown" presence

Robert McQueen robert.mcqueen at collabora.co.uk
Tue Aug 7 05:48:20 PDT 2007

Will Stephenson wrote:
> On Friday 03 August 2007, Alberto Mardegan said:
>> ext Robert McQueen wrote:
>>> Whilst we're talking about tweaking the presence definition, what do
>>> people think about adding an "unknown" well-known presence value to the
>>> dictionary defined by GetStatuses?
>> +1 if, as I seem to understand, "unknown" presence is not likely to be
>> reported for the own presence (if it is, please elaborate how it could
>> happen). :-)
>> Ciao,
>>    Alberto
> +1 from me as well, as we can describe the status of contacts when the account 
> is offline using this.

Well, yes and no. Yes inside a UI or abstraction, but this never happens
within Telepathy itself because you can't talk to the CM in order to
find the unknown status. :)

> Will


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