[icq-devel] New Capability

Mark Doliner linuxmailinglists at kingant.net
Sun Mar 23 00:57:26 CET 2003

Yes, just replace the UIN with their screen name.  The UIN is basically the
same thing as the screen name, protocol-wise.

On Sat, 22 Mar 2003 10:17:57 -0800, ggr wrote
> Hello Mark,
> Friday, March 21, 2003, 3:33:41 PM, you wrote:
> So how do I send a Msg to a AIM user, just replace the UIN with there
> Screen Name or does the server assign them a UIN?
> Thnaks.
> MD> I'd like to point out two other things about this capability:
> MD> 1) If you set it, you will show up in AIM user's buddy lists.  
> (Or, if you are MD> an AIM user and you advertise this capability, 
> you will show up in ICQ user's MD> buddy lists.)
> MD> 2) If you advertise this capability, apparently the oscar 
> servers will not MD> force you to request authorization when adding 
> people to your SSI list.  I'm MD> not sure if this is a temporary 
> bug, or if it is something that AOL intended. MD> -Mark
> MD> On Mon, 17 Mar 2003 11:38:24 -0500, Mark Doliner wrote
> >> I noticed a new capability last night and thought you guys might be
> >> interested.    In gaim it is
> >> {0x09, 0x46, 0x13, 0x4d, 0x4c, 0x7f, 0x11, 0xd1,
> >>  0x82, 0x22, 0x44, 0x45, 0x53, 0x54, 0x00, 0x00}},
> >> 
> >> Setting this lets AIM users receive messages from ICQ users, and ICQ 
> >> users receive messages from AIM users.  Windows AIM 5.2.3139 is the 
> >> only thing I know that sets this.  Well, and Gaim 0.60cvs.
> >> 
> >> Also, though you advertise the capability, it does not get sent to 
> >> other users with your other capabilities. -Mark

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