I tried to find good Jabber client under Linux. Found Pidgin… but there are only sources available so you should make it yourself:-) That’s not so trivial (under fresh Ubuntu 8.10)… spent some time finding all necessary packages.
- Download and extract sources from here: http://www.pidgin.im/download/source/
- cd pidgin-2.5.5/
- sudo aptitude install gettext
- sudo apt-get install libgtk2.0-dev
- sudo apt-get build-dep pidgin
- ./configure ; make
- pidgin &
ICQ works also well. Cyrillic is supported.
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