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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.

"Feature List
* Video and Voice chat support for XMPP.
* Service discovery browser plugin.
* Idle time reporting.
* Attention ("buzzing") support."

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