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Author Topic: 090403 pidgin-2.5.5 [VL6.0]  (Read 691 times)


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090403 pidgin-2.5.5 [VL6.0]
« on: April 04, 2009, 08:23:08 am »

hata_ph has rebuilt pidgin for VL 6.0. 

Package: pidgin-2.5.5-i586-1vl60.tlz
MD5: fcf4fa4743b9de0c0c09bde160bf30dc
Package Size: 6125 K
Installed Size: 29310 K


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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:

The rebuild was done under VL Light to clean up deps.

After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.

« Last Edit: April 07, 2009, 01:52:19 pm by toothandnail »


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Re: 090403 pidgin-2.3.3 [VL6.0]
« Reply #1 on: April 07, 2009, 09:37:34 am »

There is a typo in the topic name. It should be pidgin 2.5.5 instead of pidgin 2.3.3.
Not really a constructive suggestion or something, I just felt that we are back in time again when I saw 2.3.3 ;)
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