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Re: [SLUG] YahooIM Protocol
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] YahooIM Protocol
- From: Gavin Carr <gavin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 15:18:57 +1000
- Organisation: Open Fusion
- User-agent: Mutt/1.4.1i
On Fri, Sep 26, 2003 at 02:58:55PM +1000, James Gray wrote:
> Quick question. Has Yahoo changed their IM protocol?
Yep. There was a slashdot thread discussing it a week ago:
> I've worked around it by downloading the Yahoo Linux
> (http://messenger.yahoo.com/messenger/download/unix.html) client and it's
> working (complete with banner ads and other nastyness!). However, I
> preferred my single jabber client (Psi) being able to access all my IM
> accounts. Yes I know about "EveryBuddy" and other all-in-one clients, but
> the other reason I'm running a jabber server is simply because it's open
> (as in the Jabber protocol is an open source/standard).
Well, both Everybuddy (ayttm) and Gaim stopped working too. Apparently Gaim 0.69
works - I'm just compiling it up now.
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