Install all new pidgin 2.6.1 with voice and video chat support in Ubuntu the easy way
Aug 25, 2009, 12:34 (1 Talkback[s])
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"In layman's terms, what it means is that now you can
use voice chat and video chat in gmail. Though it seems latest
pidgin is still a lil buggy. Voice and Video chat may not work as
smoothly as it should possibly due to some dependecy issue. But
really, hats off to to those who are behind this exponential
improvement of our beloved Pidgin.
* Video and Voice chat support for XMPP.
* Service discovery browser plugin.
* Idle time reporting.
* Attention ("buzzing") support."