[TriLUG] question about ytalk

Warren Myers volcimaster at gmail.com
Fri Aug 20 12:22:18 EDT 2010

I use Adium with that feature, but the other user has to use the same IM
client for the OTR functionality to work.


On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 11:52, Kevin Hunter <hunteke at earlham.edu> wrote:

> At 9:13am -0400 Fri, 20 Aug 2010, Warren Myers wrote:
>> There are times when we want to talk about personal projects and
>> prefer the contents to not be captured in AIM/Gchat histories.
> Perhaps tangential to your specific request for ytalk, but I seem to recall
> someone touting Pidgin and the OTR (Off-the-Record) plugin for this or a
> similar use case.  I haven't yet had a need/desire to use it myself, so I
> don't know if OTR saves the conversation history.  To me, at least, the
> whole concept of OTR would imply not.
> Any OTR users have an insight to share?

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