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Old 09-29-2003, 11:02 PM   #1
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yahoo messenger


im using gaim for yahoo msn (but i get a stupid error something like cant connect to server....) ... i have also tried centericq but i get this error and i cant login

06:00 [yahoo] connecting to the server
06:00 [yahoo] system: You are using an older version of Yahoo! Messenger tha ...
06:00 [yahoo] error: Server closed socket ?
06:00 [yahoo] disconnected

how can i make my client to work? or what are they changing at yahoomsn?
pls help me out so that i can use yahoomsn
 
Old 09-29-2003, 11:06 PM   #2
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Yahoo! changed their protocol for security reasons. Upgrade to GAIM 0.70 (just released this morning) for a fix on that problem.

There are a bunch of other threads concerning this same problem going on. Just do some searches & I'm sure you'll find out a lot more information.
 
  


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