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Old 08-30-2005, 01:30 PM   #1
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Post console based messenger service

Is there anyway to get messenger in console
I tried both centericq and freeho
both give the same error ..."server closed socket"
gaim is working ..
my internet is connected using http proxy
I gave the proxy info in my bash_profile...
export http_proxy="http://xxxx:3128"
I don't think it is a proxy problem...
please help..
p.s. I use debian sarge .if at all this info needed

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Old 08-30-2005, 03:26 PM   #2
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tmsnc is pretty good, I'm not sure about proxy support though.
Old 08-30-2005, 04:02 PM   #3
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thanks ..but i use yahoo...


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