[Telepathy] ANNOUNCE: Empathy 2.91.1

Guillaume Desmottes guillaume.desmottes at collabora.co.uk
Mon Oct 18 07:47:38 PDT 2010

Empathy 2.91.1 is now available for download from:

ca01c50c71cf134d12607822b3072ffd  empathy-2.91.1.tar.gz
19e7f89b2b8875301b721568f663627e  empathy-2.91.1.tar.bz2

What is it?
Empathy is a messaging program which supports text, voice, and video
chat and file transfers over many different protocols.  Empathy is the
default chat client in GNOME, and is based on the Telepathy framework,
making it easier for other GNOME applications to integrate collaboration

You can visit the project web site:

What's New?
The "The Pet Petter" release.

The spelling suggestions menu has been improved to display one sub-menu
per language. Empathy gained support for accounts managed by external
applications and made one step further to GNOME 3 by switching from
libunique to GtkApplication.


 • GTK+ ≥ 2.91.1
 • telepathy-glib ≥ 0.13.2
 • No more dependency on libunique

Bugs fixed:
 - Fixed #631095, auth client crashes when trying to connect (Cosimo
 - Fixed #532832, Spelling propositions when multi language support
(Vitaly Minko)
 - Fixed #594145, should enable accounts after import (Vitaly Minko)
 - Fixed #619901, support Account.Iface.Storage (Danielle Madeley)
 - Fixed #621339, Port Empathy to GtkApplication (Guillaume Desmottes)
 - Fixed #629261, Shouldn't allow jid without domain (Vitaly Minko)
 - Fixed #630188, Port Empathy to Folks 0.3.x (Travis Treitter)
 - Fixed #631098, Always show status icon in contact right-click menu
(for meta-contacts) (Guillaume Desmottes)
 - Fixed #631339, Update to latest GTK3 API breaks (Travis Treitter)
 - Fixed #631455, window resizes irreversibly when perfoming a contact
search (Guillaume Desmottes)
 - Fixed #631657, Empathy doesn't build with gcr-3 (Danielle Madeley)
 - Fixed #632422, notifications show up even if I'm busy (Guillaume
 - Fixed #632434, Contact tooltip as alignement issues for status
(Guillaume Desmottes)
 - Fixed #594576, Empathy should complain at runtime if MC5 is not
installed (Chandni Verma)

 - Updated ca Translation (Gil Forcada)
 - Updated es Translation (Jorge González)
 - Updated et Translation (Mattias Põldaru)
 - Updated gl Translation (Fran Diéguez)
 - Updated he Translation (Yaron Shahrabani)
 - Updated ko Translation (Changwoo Ryu)
 - Updated nb Translation (Kjartan Maraas)
 - Updated pa Translation (A S Alam)
 - Updated sl Translation (Matej Urbančič)
 - Updated zh_HK Translation (Cheng-Chia Tseng)
 - Updated zh_TW Translation (Cheng-Chia Tseng)

Documentation translations:
 - Updated sl Documentation translation (Andrej Žnidaršič, Matej

18 October 2010
Empathy team

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