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Old 10-09-2003, 05:31 AM   #1
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MSN Messenger for linux


i know its microsoft based, i was just wondering if theres a version of it on linux? i know theres icq and aim, but i kindof need msn as all my work/uni associates are on there!
 
Old 10-09-2003, 05:45 AM   #2
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gaim is nice - supports msn and other messaging networks

http://gaim.sourceforge.net (your distro will probably include a version as well)
 
Old 10-09-2003, 05:45 AM   #3
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i use something called amsn
 
Old 10-09-2003, 05:48 AM   #4
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gaim and there's a nice extension for Firebird also.

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Old 10-09-2003, 05:54 AM   #5
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thanking you both!
 
Old 10-09-2003, 07:46 AM   #6
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If you just want MSN, use AMSN.
(What Oxagast suggested)
http://www.sourceforge.com
 
Old 10-13-2003, 01:12 PM   #7
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I found amsn very distrubing.. buggy and bad.. thought it would it att least support user-photo och webcam action. In my opinion gaim is better than amsn.. i havent tried Firebird.. anyone with experiance from that?
 
Old 11-07-2003, 06:40 PM   #8
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Found gaim to be the buggy one... keeps crashing and never manages to sign on..!!
 
Old 11-07-2003, 07:22 PM   #9
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Yes. I prefer aMSN (I only use MSN Messenger so it satisfies my needs) ... and it is a very active project, too.
 
Old 11-07-2003, 10:07 PM   #10
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Check out Kopete for KDE if your running it.
 
Old 11-08-2003, 07:32 AM   #11
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Someone else suggested KMess. It's very nice, but a little buggy.
 
Old 11-08-2003, 08:02 AM   #12
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you could also use centericq, it has support for msn too, has a " BIOS " appearance, works fine :P.
 
Old 11-08-2003, 12:13 PM   #13
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Originally posted by (=AA=)
Found gaim to be the buggy one... keeps crashing and never manages to sign on..!!
thats just you
 
Old 11-08-2003, 01:57 PM   #14
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Originally posted by hackers_
thats just you
Once again, if you have nothing constructive to say, then move on to the next thread. This forum was not here for you to make rude and comments that are deemed uncalled for.

Regards.
 
Old 11-08-2003, 02:26 PM   #15
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Talking

well i have to admit that gaim was a little buggy
but after 0.65 everything is great, i think it is in 0.69 now
great soft.
 
  


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