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anyone know of a console based IM client that supports the MSN IM protocol?? i'm thinking that i'm going to try *not* to rely upon X so much with this ...
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    console based msn messenger client


    anyone know of a console based IM client that supports the MSN IM protocol?? i'm thinking that i'm going to try *not* to rely upon X so much with this install of linux
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    centericq has support for MSN, AIM, ICQ, Yahoo!, Jabber and that's about it I think. I used it for awhile...pretty nice.
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    what does sarumont? i think you forgot to mention the name of the application.
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    d0h...I included the link, but it obviously didn't post...Kriss got it for me, though. Centericq.
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    thanks, guys... i can't tell you what help you've been in the couple of days i've been a member here.. even though i feel like i ask some pretty retarded questions sometimes... but, i am learning quite a bit..
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