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In Empathy, when you go to history, you have the option to delete all history and not for only a specific user.

How to delete the history of a specific user in Empathy people nearby account with preserving the history of other users?

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The logs from Empathy (using the telepathy library, hence the naming) are under


(Note that this is a hidden directory - use the terminal or View->Show Hidden Files in Nautilus)

Logs are stored in this directory in the structure


Delete as appropriate.

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The logs (since Empathy 2.31.4) are saved in ~/.local/share/TpLogger/logs.
Take a look there, and delete the file of the specific user.

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