pidgin privacy please is a pidgin plugin to stop spammers from annoying you. You can block messages from certain users, block messages from people who are not on your contact list, and suppress repeated authorization requests. Optionally, senders of blocked messages can be notified with an auto-reply.
|Tags||Communications Chat spam protection|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux Windows|
|Implementation||C GTK Glib|
|Translations||English German Russian|
Release Notes: This release adds a Polish translation.
Release Notes: This release adds the ability to block requests that contain hyperlinks and block requests using regular expressions. It also fixes an issue that would lead to a popup being shown whenever an ICQ authorization request was blocked, as well as some other bugs. A Russian translation was added, too.
Release Notes: This release fixes an issue where known buddies had to answer the bot-check question and brings an improved installer for Windows.
Release Notes: This release fixes a segfault that would happen when a user was removed from the plugin's block list, rearranges the config options into different tabs, and adds a German translation.
Release Notes: This release adds several new features. OSCAR (ICQ/AIM) authorization requests can now be blocked explicitly. Messages can be blocked using regular expressions against the sender's name and/or the message body. A simple challenge-response bot-check can be used to initiate a conversation. Also, all messages that belong to an existing conversation are now accepted, regardless of any other filter options.