> Running Pidgin 2.12.0 (libpurple 2.12.0) on Debian stretch (testing).
> (Note, Stretch is frozen, but not yet declared stable.)
> Just added the Skype plugin, but I'm not getting a password prompt - as
> such, it seems to be struggling to log in. Doesn't seem to be anything
> in the documentation on how to get around this.
> In a nutshell... help? =D
> -Dennis Carr
Usually protocol plugins have textboxes to set login/password in their account configuration. Btw, you didn't say which one skype plugin you use, but at least in skypeweb plugin which I use it's in the account settings.
> Hi there,
> If you're not seeing the Password entry field in the account settings
> then you're using the old skype4pidgin plugin (which needs Skype
> running) instead of the newer skypeweb plugin (which does not).
> On Thu, 4 May 2017 16:01:48 +1200
> Eion Robb <[hidden email]> wrote:
>> Hi there,
>> If you're not seeing the Password entry field in the account settings
>> then you're using the old skype4pidgin plugin (which needs Skype
>> running) instead of the newer skypeweb plugin (which does not).
> Looks like that's it, and I'm not seeing skypeweb in the distribution
> archives. In fact, it hasn't even left RFP:
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=818404 >
> Found your github, though, Eion. Any place I can go grab the tarball?
> -Dennis Carr
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