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Old 01-05-2005, 12:34 AM   #1
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Yahoo messenger for unix

I've noticed for some time yahoo has a messenger for UNIX, but it does not have all the Features the windows version has.

I found this link that allows users to interact with the development of the Unix version of Yahoo Messenger. And I wanted to share it with every one so Yahoo can see that there is a grater interest in the unix version of yahoo Messenger.

The link is
Old 01-05-2005, 12:41 AM   #2
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It's been a while since I used Yahoo! messenger on Linux, so I don't quite remember which features are lacking from it. Have you tried third-party apps like Kopete to see if it better serves your needs as of now?
Old 01-05-2005, 02:06 AM   #3
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There is a program called gyach that has the chatrooms and access to webcams. Google it... it's pretty good.


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