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I switched to Exaile a while back, and the only thing I find lacking is the Empathy integration, if I may call it that. I wish to be able to set my IM status as the currently playing music track. Rhythmbox did that out of the box. Exaile doesn't. Any ideas?

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There's a bug on Exaile Launchpad, actually a plugin doesn't exist and the bug is marked as wishlist. On exaile-users group on Google Groups you can find an interesting answer by Adam Olsen (Exaile Developper), the same guy who marked as wishlist the bug. By the way here there's the old working plugin.

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can i create a py file, in some directory, so exaile can "include" the plugin? or is it incompatible? – theTuxRacer Oct 26 '10 at 16:47
Adam Olsen says in Google Group answer that it's not compatible with Exaile 0.3.x.x and giving a look at the plugin code I'm not sure that Empathy is supported. But if you're good enough with Python you can try to modify it. – skalka Oct 26 '10 at 16:52
nah, id rather wait :P – theTuxRacer Oct 26 '10 at 16:53

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