darkrain42 at pidgin.im
Fri Jan 22 02:10:52 EST 2010
And Mike spoke on 01/20/2010 10:09 AM, saying:
> I'm not the brightest person in Ubuntu, but I'm having troubles that I
> hope you can help with.
> I just got my Mini 10 with Ubuntu from Dell. I was having problems with
> the update manager not working. We fixed the problem, but I found my
> Pidgin button was missing from the applications tab. I went on-line and
> found a suggested fix in the synaptic package manager. I did the search
> as instructed, and didn't find Pidgin.
> I then went on-line and downloaded Pidgin. I got the program working,
> but it appears to be an older version or something. I put in both my
> Yahoo Messenger addresses and tried to log in. It gives me two error
> boxes. One says that it wasn't able to log in and the other says I have
> an older version that is not supported.
> In any event, i just want my Pidgin back. I promise to feed it and care
> for it if you can please get it back to me.
I wish people wouldn't feed the Pidgins. They poop all over my car and
make a mess.
> How do I get the most current version and get it working?
> Thank you and my lost Pidgin thanks you.
> Mike Coppoc
I don't know what version of Ubuntu your laptop is running, but try
following the instructions at http://pidgin.im/download/ubuntu.
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