about empathy as the default IM application

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Tue Jun 16 20:14:43 UTC 2009

Jordan Mantha [2009-06-16  9:57 -0700]:
> Well, but we basically already did that for Jaunty. At the time it was
> decided to wait for Karmic. At some point we have to just bite the
> bullet and do it. I'm not a huge empathy fan (it's OK, but pidgin is
> better for me) but I think it's clearly the choice going forward and has
> a responsive and active development team. Perhaps we should just do it
> and try to mitigate any regressions, if any, as best we can for Karmic.

That's in fact the plan for Karmic, as we are doing so many changes
anyway. We do not want to do structural changes in Karmic+1, since
that's likely to become an LTS.

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