"Not authorized" after (re-)request authorization for Google Talk account

David Woolley forums at david-woolley.me.uk
Thu Mar 18 19:14:32 EDT 2010

Donny wrote:
> Using Pidgin 2.4.1 on Ubuntu 8.04, I was having problems messaging my 
> wife, so I re-requested authorization (via right-click in the buddy 

2.4.1 is rather out of date.  Microsoft, amongst others, have broken 
compatibility with that version.

You haven't told us which service was rejecting you.

David Woolley
Emails are not formal business letters, whatever businesses may want.
RFC1855 says there should be an address here, but, in a world of spam,
that is no longer good advice, as archive address hiding may not work.

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