Opened 15 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

#798 closed defect (fixed)

iChat doesn't get AIM group invites

Reported by: Owned by: evands
Milestone: Adium X 1.0 Component: Service/AIM
Version: Severity: normal
Keywords: iChat group invite Cc:
Patch Status:

Description (last modified by Peter Hosey)

iChat clients do not receive AIM group chat invites[ sent from Adium]. Regular one-to-one chats work fine; Adium receives group invites and works fine. Using server and port 5190. Proxy not enabled.

Change History (7)

comment:1 Changed 15 years ago by eevyl

Milestone: Adium X 0.83
priority: highnormal
Severity: majornormal

Don't set the milestone if you are not a developer. Thanks.

comment:2 Changed 14 years ago by Chris Forsythe

field_haspatch: 0
Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

This doesn't make sense and isn't our problem.

comment:3 Changed 14 years ago by Anonymous

I think it makes sense, I've had this problem before (I believe). When you're using Adium and sending someone a group chat invitation, for whatever reason, they might not get the chat invitation if they're an ichat user. However, if an AOL Instant Messeenger user sends a group chat invitation to an ichat user, it'll probably work.

comment:4 Changed 14 years ago by Peter Hosey

Description: modified (diff)
Milestone: Adium X 1.5
Resolution: invalid
Status: closedreopened

adding clarification; milestoning to 1.5 (our 'group chat edition').

comment:5 Changed 14 years ago by anonymous

The solution is not to send an empty invite. If you send an empty invite as trillian/aim user, the iChat User will get something like "The User invited you to a chatroom" or something like that as message.

If you send an empty Adium-Invite, the Invite is in fact empty and iChat will receive nothing. So if you invite someone, write something random into that textfield and I'm pretty sure that the message will be received properly.

It would be easier if Adium had a standard-message or something like that in that textfield.

comment:6 Changed 14 years ago by Evan Schoenberg

Milestone: Adium X 1.5Adium X 1.0
Owner: changed from nobody to Evan Schoenberg
Status: reopenednew

Good bug hunting by anonymous.

comment:7 Changed 14 years ago by Evan Schoenberg

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [14786]) The core can now supply a default chat invitation message; this is used in the invite to chat window as well as in the oscar join chat view if a message isn't specified.

If we don't send any message at all, the invitation may not be considered valid -- for example, iChat drops AIM group chat invitations with no message.

Fixes #798

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