Problems running pidgin

Jan Henkins jan at
Wed Jan 7 23:42:37 CET 2009

Hello Florian,

Florian Lherbette wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 1, 2009 at 10:25 PM, Samuel Pereira <email at> wrote:
>> You have installed pidgin-data
> Oops, my bad, this package was missing. I feel a bit stupid right now.
> Ironically, I did do a 'opkg list | grep pidgin' before installing, so
> I should have seen it. I am still a bit suprised it didn't get
> automatically installed as a depency of the pidgin package.

This happened to me as well, but I did notice the different packages 
with "opkg list | grep pidgin". I was also mildly surprised that the 
pidgin package did not pull in pidgin-data as a dependency. With both 
installed it works well, so I thought no more about it at the time.

Jan Henkins

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