Script Profile

Script Profile is a perl plugin for Pidgin which periodically runs a user specified script and a uses the standard output as the user info for all active accounts.

Script Profile is free software licensed under the gpl v3 or greater


  1. Download Script Profile
  2. Copy the downloaded script into the appropriate directory (~/.purple/plugins on Unix-like systems, somewhere else on Windows)
  3. Enable the script in the Pidgin Plugin listing
  4. Input the path to the file you wish to have it execute in the box
  5. Wait the specified period of time before it updates
Download Script Profile
Browse SVN
Sample Script (includes Steam and Xbox Live status)