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I use Pidgin at my netbook (Windows) and work (again Windows) and sync their accounts settings using Dropbox (by syncing their .purple folder as described here). I want to have Adium on my Mac do the same. I created a symbolic link from "/Users/username/Library/Application Support/Adium 2.0/Users/Default/libpurple" to my ".purple" folder in DropBox, but alas, it doesn't work.

Is it possible? They are both based on libpurple.

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libpurple, from my understanding, is used to deal with the protocols themselves and not necessarily the settings. I did a bit of searching around and there was talk at one time of trying to sync them up, but nothing became of it. So as far as settings go, I think you're stuck with having two separate things.

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