Frequently Asked Questions
See also the Empathy FAQ
Do telepathy and empathy support voice calls between more than 2 people at the same time using jingle?
Not yet, but there is work going on to support it. See Muji
How can I get the logs for Telepathy applications?
See the Empathy debugging page on live.gnome
Is File Transfer compatible with the GTalk desktop client?
Not yet, but there is work going on to support their dialect of Jingle file transfers.
Does Telepathy support audio and video chat with the GTalk web client (the one embedded in Gmail)?
Audio works, as does video if you install H.264 codecs.
Does empathy support end to end encryption?
Where can I find documentation on how to develop with Telepathy?
Does Telepathy work on Windows?
Not really, but people are working on it (Telepathy On Windows).
TelepathyQt4 isn't working; I get errors like “QDBusPendingReply: type Tp::UIntList is not registered with QtDBus”
Make sure you've called
Tp::registerTypes() from your
main() function (or at least before you call any methods).