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?


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.


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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