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Bug 78088 - Gaim crashes when using Yahoo
Summary: Gaim crashes when using Yahoo
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gaim
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Christopher Blizzard
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-18 22:08 UTC by Florin Andrei
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-03-17 08:06:43 UTC

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Description Florin Andrei 2002-11-18 22:08:26 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.6 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
I'm using Gaim to connect to Yahoo Messenger. It crashes all the time.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open up gaim
2.Connect to Yahoo

Actual Results:  It crashes

Expected Results:  It shouldn't crash

Additional info:

I updated Gaim to 0.59.6 and it doesn't crash anymore.
They said something about a Yahoo bug that was fixed recently.

Please update Gaim to the most recent version.

Comment 1 Michael Wardle 2002-11-20 01:03:09 UTC
This seems to be a duplicate of bug 76955.

Comment 2 Trond Eivind Glomsrød 2002-12-03 21:17:35 UTC
Problem and fix both confirmed. It's pretty much unusable for the yahoo protocol
without the update.

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