Per-group "show offline buddy" setting

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enhancement
5 years ago
5 years ago

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(Reporter: florian, Unassigned)

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5 years ago
*** Original post on bio 342 at 2010-02-18 15:46:00 UTC ***

It would be relatively easy to make some group show offline buddies and some not.

Setting the _showOffline property to true on the DOM node of a group before calling the build method on it, or setting the showOffline property after the group is built is enough to make a group display offline buddies or not.

It would be easy to persist this setting in a DOM attribute of the group tag (an example of how to do this already exists with the way the information of whether a groups is closed or not is stored/retrieved).

I don't know what an appropriate UI for that feature would be. The first thing that comes to mind is to add a context menu item in the context menu of groups, but would not provide a way to show offline buddies for a group where nobody is currently online.
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