Gmail Chat

Ka-Hing Cheung khc at
Sun Mar 29 18:48:10 EDT 2009

On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 03:45:23AM -0700, Matt Stoumbaugh wrote:
> I'm having trouble logging in to my Gmail Chat account using Pidgin.
> However, I am still able to connect to AIM, Yahoo, and even Facebook.
> On the modify account page for Gmail/XMPP, there is a field for "Resource."
> What is that for? Is it important?

It's not. Most of the time Gtalk troubles are DNS issues, see:


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