Fedora 8 Update: pidgin-2.4.0-1.fc8

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Fedora Update Notification
2008-03-03 17:58:13

Name        : pidgin
Product     : Fedora 8
Version     : 2.4.0
Release     : 1.fc8
URL         : http://pidgin.im/
Summary     : A Gtk+ based multiprotocol instant messaging client
Description :
Pidgin allows you to talk to anyone using a variety of messaging
protocols including AIM, MSN, Yahoo!, Jabber, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu,
ICQ, IRC, Novell Groupwise, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, Simple and
Zephyr.  These protocols are implemented using a modular, easy to
use design.  To use a protocol, just add an account using the
account editor.

Pidgin supports many common features of other clients, as well as many
unique features, such as perl scripting, TCL scripting and C plugins.

Pidgin is not affiliated with or endorsed by America Online, Inc.,
Microsoft Corporation, Yahoo! Inc., or ICQ Inc.

Update Information:

New upstream release 2.4.0 - see http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/ChangeLog for

* Fri Feb 29 2008 Stu Tomlinson <stu at nosnilmot.com> 2.4.0-1
- 2.4.0
* Mon Feb 11 2008 Stu Tomlinson <stu at nosnilmot.com> 2.3.1-3
- %{_datadir}/purple should be owned by libpurple (#427807)
- Rebuild for gcc 4.3
* Fri Jan  4 2008 Jason L Tibbitts III <tibbs at math.uh.edu> - 2.3.1-2
- Bump to rebuild against new tcl.
* Fri Dec  7 2007 Stu Tomlinson <stu at nosnilmot.com> 2.3.1-1
- 2.3.1 Many bugfixes
* Tue Nov 27 2007 Stu Tomlinson <stu at nosnilmot.com> - 2.3.0-1
- Fix MSN local display name bug
* Mon Nov 26 2007 Stu Tomlinson <stu at nosnilmot.com> - 2.3.0-1
- 2.3.0

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update pidgin' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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