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Description of problem:
Gaim cannot connect if configured to use a socks5 proxy. This was a problem
with gaim 0.51. This has been fixed in gaim 0.52
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure gaim to use socks5 proxy
2.attemp to connect
Actual Results: Gaim cannot connect
Expected Results: Gaim to connect
This was a bug in Gaim 0.51. This has been fixed in gaim 0.52.
downloaded gaim-0.52-1.src.rpm from http://gaim.sourceforge.net/.
Compiled and installed this version. The socks5 config and TOC worked correctly.
Should be fixed in the latest betas, as we are shipping gaim-0.53 now.