[icq-devel] V7 Invisible Mode



Daniel Tan datan at seas.upenn.edu
Fri Nov 23 19:23:55 CET 2001


hi, *before* you change status to invisible mode you need to explicitly
set your visible list (snac 9,5)
*before* changing status to one of the visible modes, you need to explicitly
set your invisible list (snac 9,7)
don't ask me why it was implemented this way...

hope this helps


Remy Lebeau wrote:
> 
> Had you previously sent any messages or other events to those contacts who
> are then seeing your invisible status?  If you did, then they would see your
> status.  The Invisible List, on the other hand, is a way to force
> invisibility against ICQ's default behaviors.  Such was the case in v5 as
> well.
> 
> Gambit
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Terry Berman" <tberman at cox.rr.com>
> To: <icq-devel at blipp.com>
> Sent: Friday, November 23, 2001 7:56 AM
> Subject: [icq-devel] V7 Invisible Mode
> 
> > 1. When I set the status to invisible other users are able to see the
> invisible status.  For
> > example, in the icq 2000b client it shows up as the correct status, but I
> am still visible
> > to that client (i.e., it's the eye inside the flower icon).
> >
> > 2. If I explicitly put someone on the invisible list then it behaves as
> expected - they can't
> > see me.
> >
> > In V5 whenever you changed status to invisible you appeared offline to
> whoever wasnt
> > on your visible list.  I would expect the behavior here to be the same.
> Any thoughts ?
> 
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