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Pidgin's Buddy pounce, a powerful Notification Feature

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http://linuxers.org – Consider this scenario - you want to have an imp. discussion with someone on your chat list and the person is marked away. You are wondering if there is any way you could be notified when he returns. Of course, we can leave a message but it won't be any more useful than a short email if you are sleeping or away. Now you would ask,"Then how would a notification be of any use if I am sleeping :P?". Well, what if the notification is audio-visual - a song, horror sound, annoying alarm etc. No, I am not dreaming, it can be easily done using Pidgin's Buddy pounce. This is one o (General)