MSN connection error: Unable to retrieve MSN Address Book

Stu Tomlinson stu at
Fri Jul 18 09:42:28 EDT 2008

On Sat, 2008-07-19 at 01:39 +1200, Michael G. Leahy wrote:
> Hello Stu,
> Yes, I have been using msnp14 with 2.4.2/3 that I compiled, but no it
> was not intentional that I left that out.  It didn't occur to me that
> it was the cause, since I get the same error when I revert to 2.4.1
> from the Fedora repository, even when I start with a blank profile.
> Is there something besides ~/.purple that I should remove?
> Regards,
> Mike

This sounds like when you revert to the 2.4.1 from the Fedora
repository, you haven't completely removed the version you built from
source. You can do that by going to the source directory and running
"make uninstall".



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