I have seen this ghosting on the official Yahoo Messenger software on
both Mac and Windows... I dont think its just an issue with Fire but
more an issue with the Yahoo messenger service as a whole. In my case
the ghosting is common to a select few yahoo buddies (in both Fire and
Yahoo Messenger) but it does happen with some regularity.
On Tuesday, May 27, 2003, at 15:47 Europe/London, Alan Humpherys wrote:
> This problem is now on our bug lists at
> We'll see what we can do to get it fixed in the next release.
> On Wednesday, May 7, 2003, at 12:44 PM, Nik wrote:
>> I don't think this is a Fire issue, but I thought I'd check with the
>> I've got one buddy who uses Yahoo, and when they log off, they
>> frequently show as online pretty much forever, until they log on
>> again, at which point I get a console message that they just logged
>> on, without a commensurate log-off message.
>> Logging off Yahoo or quitting Fire and logging back on still shows
>> her as online, but then she usually "logs off" just after I sign back
>> in. (Perhaps Yahoo polls for online status when I ask for a list of >
>> Any idea what's up with this? Is there anything she could do to
>> prevent leaving this ghost behind? It's very weird.
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