[Adium-devl] Adium iPhone
catfish.man at gmail.com
Thu Jan 22 19:40:55 UTC 2009
On Jan 22, 2009, at 11:38 AM, Andreas Monitzer wrote:
> On Jan 22, 2009, at 20:33, Evan Schoenberg wrote:
>> In any case, I don't think that the two fairly reasonable proposals
>> thus far are necessarily exclusive. Given an awesome Adium for
>> iPhone application's UI and properly developed backend, an account
>> type of "Adium On My Desktop" could be created, paired as Andy
>> suggests or through some other mechanism and used by more advanced
>> users who are capable of setting up their router, dynamic DNS, and
>> so forth to provide a connection to a home machine. I think that
>> most of Adium for iPhone's users given both options, though, would
>> want to be able to connect regardless of whether or not they have
>> an appropriate setup at home running, connected, and reachable.
> I basically agree, the problem is just that getting libpurple,
> including its dependencies, to run on the iPhone is non-trivial.
Memory footprint is also an issue. Connecting the first libpurple
based account on my Adium increases footprint by ~10MB.
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