Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 90469
gaim can't access Yahoo, Jabber, etc.
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:53:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
Gaim can't work with Yahoo, Jabber, etc. The plugins exist in the /usr/lib/gaim
directory, but they don't show up in the plugins list. Forthermore, neither can
I add a new Yahoo account, nor can I access my existing account. Only AIM and
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gaim.
2. Try to add a new Yahoo account
Actual Results: Yahoo is not in the list of available protocols.
Expected Results: Yahoo should be in the list of available protocols.
I've added this to the gaim buglist as bug 734764, but I think this is a RedHat
Silly me, I misunderstood the GUI. I was expecting to see a
list of plugins I could load, perhaps with a description of
each. Once I figured out how the GUI worked, everything was
fine. Sorry for wasting everyone's time!