The FAQ is a little outdated here. At some point this stopped working
(obviously), and I haven't looked into why, yet. I guess that's really all I
have to say, making this email pretty pointless... oh well.
On Tue, 30 Sep 2003 14:09:15 -0400 (EDT), Todd Vierling wrote
> The FAQ claims that SMS numbers can be added to the Buddy List for OSCAR
> accounts (AIM, for instance), using the form +1XXXXXXXXXX. They can
> indeed be added, but they don't show up as "online" (making them
> somewhat useless with "Show Offline" turned off), and adding them
> produces an error dialog
> (tested under 0.70, noticed as far back as 0.65):
> Could not add the buddy +1XXXXXXXXXX for an unknown reason. The
> most common reason for this is that you have the maximum number
> of allowed buddies in your buddy list.
> This error will pop back up again every time gaim starts until the offending
> SMS entry is manually removed from the buddy list.
> I don't know the internals of the OSCAR protocol, so I'm not sure what's
> going on. Any hints?
> -- Todd Vierling <tv@...> <tv@...>
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