Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 11-22-2003, 05:34 AM   #1
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: ~/.
Distribution: CentOS
Posts: 290

Rep: Reputation: 30
Can not use gaim, says protocol not supported

Why is that? Is it because Micro$oft does not support third-party msn messanger software? The version of gaim is the latest one which is 0.73
Old 11-22-2003, 07:27 AM   #2
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: South Africa
Distribution: Ubuntu (Feisty)
Posts: 280

Rep: Reputation: 31
did you load the libmsn plugin?
im using gaim 0.70 and i can connect to my msn just fine
Old 11-22-2003, 06:32 PM   #3
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: ~/.
Distribution: CentOS
Posts: 290

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
libmsn plugin?
I don't know, presume I didn't, please tell me how.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Protocol not supported Debian phoenix_wolf Linux - Newbie 1 12-12-2004 02:35 AM
KDE 3.2: Protocol https not supported qwijibow Linux - Software 1 07-17-2004 09:38 PM
gaim not connecting to msn "protocol not supported" drussi Linux - Newbie 2 02-21-2004 06:22 PM
protocol not supported aplusguy Linux - Software 1 01-13-2004 06:39 AM
AMSN Supported Protocol 9 ahmerali Linux - Software 5 10-21-2003 02:29 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:58 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration