[Fwd: Pidgin not connecting to Yahoo IM]

Sulabh Mahajan sulabh.dev at gmail.com
Thu Jun 25 16:20:46 EDT 2009


Update to Pidgin 2.5.7, and make sure you update both Pidgin and Libpurple.
Also, the pager server you use should be scsa.msg.yahoo.com


For further details :

http://theflamingbanker.blogspot.com/2009/06/some-clarification-on-yahoo-issues.html

Sulabh


On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 1:46 AM, Rodger Bell <arlbee at iprimus.com.au> wrote:

>  Hello
>
> see attached.....I changed the pager Server but I am still having
> trouble.....any ideas
>
> regards
> Rodger
>
>
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> *From*: Rodger Bell <arlbee at iprimus.com.au<Rodger%20Bell%20%3carlbee at iprimus.com.au%3e>
> >
> *To*: support at pidgin.im
> *Subject*: Pidgin not connecting to Yahoo IM
> *Date*: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 12:56:45 +1000
>
> Hello
>
> I am running Pidgin 2.4.1 on Ubuntu Hardy 8.04 LTS
> I used to be able to access chat for both MSN & Yahoo
> But for some reason now I cannot access Yahoo in Pidgin in Linux but can in
> Yahoo Messaging client in MSWindows
>
> Would anyone know what might have changed ?
> I have tried removing the Yahoo account in Pidgin & re-adding.....I can see
> the account but it is greyed out now
> I have also removed Pidgin altogether from Linux & re-installed but still
> no luck
>
> Help....
>
> regards
> Rodger
>
>
>
>
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Rodger Bell <arlbee at iprimus.com.au>
> To: Jennifer Schieweck <mail at Jennifer-S.de>
> Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 20:09:50 +1000
> Subject: Re: Pidgin not connecting to Yahoo IM
>  Hi Jennifer
>
> I changed the Pager Server as you suggested & that worked for a couple of
> days but tonight (I am not sure what has happened) it is not working
> again,,,,,,but this time it cannot connect at all using the server name you
> listed below in Pidgin in Linux.......but I can still connect to ym in
> MSWindows
>
> Any ideas ?
>
> regards
> Rodger
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> *From*: Jennifer Schieweck <mail at Jennifer-S.de<Jennifer%20Schieweck%20%3cmail at Jennifer-S.de%3e>
> >
> *To*: Rodger Bell <arlbee at iprimus.com.au<Rodger%20Bell%20%3carlbee at iprimus.com.au%3e>
> >
> *Subject*: Re: Pidgin not connecting to Yahoo IM
> *Date*: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 15:04:56 +0200
>
> Hello,
>
> change the Pager Server (in the Advanced options by your Yahoo account)
> to cs101.msg.mud.yahoo.com.
>
> Jennifer
>
>
> Rodger Bell schrieb:
> > Hello
> >
> > I am running Pidgin 2.4.1 on Ubuntu Hardy 8.04 LTS
> > I used to be able to access chat for both MSN & Yahoo
> > But for some reason now I cannot access Yahoo in Pidgin in Linux but
> > can in Yahoo Messaging client in MSWindows
> >
> > Would anyone know what might have changed ?
> > I have tried removing the Yahoo account in Pidgin & re-adding.....I
> > can see the account but it is greyed out now
> > I have also removed Pidgin altogether from Linux & re-installed but
> > still no luck
> >
> > Help....
> >
> > regards
> > Rodger
> >
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