New user and MSN question...

Luke Schierer lschiere at
Wed Oct 24 10:50:52 EDT 2007

On Wed, Oct 24, 2007 at 03:26:36PM +0200, David BERCOT wrote:
> Hi,
> My OS is Debian and I try Pidgin only for 2 days...
> It seems to be a great software with a great GUI ;-)
> I just have a question about the MSN protocol...
> With XMPP, it seems to show, in the main window, more than only the
> nickname (a commentary for instance).
> With MSN, I can't do this... I can only see the nickname.
> I've read the FAQ and found information about "useless" ;-) information
> like the song actually played, but there is a plugin called "music
> tracker". So, I don't know if it is possible...
> To be honest, I used aMSN before (but I have proxy problems with it)
> and the only 2 features I miss in Pidgin is the webcam (maybe a
> day ;-))) and the commentary with the nickname...
> Thank you very much.
> David.

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