hata_ph has packaged the latest version of the Pidgin IM client and the guifications package for VL 6.0.
Package Size: 6.13 MB
Installed Size: 29.67 MB
pidgin: pidgin (multi-protocol Instant Messaging client)
pidgin: Pidgin is an instant messaging program for Windows, Linux, BSD,
pidgin: and other Unixes. You can talk to your friends using AIM, ICQ,
pidgin: Jabber/XMPP, MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, IRC,
pidgin: Novell GroupWise Messenger, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE,
pidgin: MySpaceIM, and Zephyr.
pidgin: License: GPL
pidgin: Authors: Sean Egan
pidgin: Website: http://www.pidgin.im/
Package Size: 117K
Installed Size: 690K
pidgin-guifications: pidgin-guifications (Pop-up plugin for Pidgin)
pidgin-guifications: Guifications is a Pidgin plugin that displays "toaster" popups
pidgin-guifications: in a user-defined corner of the screen, similar to features that
pidgin-guifications: have been added to the official MSN Messenger (now called Windows
pidgin-guifications: Live Messenger), Yahoo! Messenger and AOL Instant Messenger clients.
pidgin-guifications: It's highly configurable, easy to use, and has theme support. It
pidgin-guifications: really is the end-all, be-all toaster pop-up plugin for Pidgin!
pidgin-guifications: License: BSD
pidgin-guifications: Authors: Edgewall Software
pidgin-guifications: Website: http://plugins.guifications.org/trac/
After testing these packages please visit this thread again and let us know how they worked for you.