[kde-linux] Kopete refuses to connect to GTalk

Jim Philips philips_jim at bellsouth.net
Sat Dec 27 13:40:48 UTC 2008

On Saturday 27 December 2008 04:52:24 Tanja Petri wrote:
> On Friday 26 December 2008 20:39:50 Jim Philips wrote:
> > I'm running KDE 4.1.85 on Kubuntu Ibex and I have configured Kopete the
> > way that has always worked before. But it never says anything but
> > "Connecting" when I try to go online with GTalk. Other IM services
> > connect fine. I have installed qca2 and qca2-plugin-ossl as suggested on
> > the Kopete mailing list. It makes no difference. Anyone have any ideas?
> > GTalk is the service I use most often, so without it Kopete is useless to
> > me.
> Works fine here, also Kubuntu Intrepid:
> Kopete
> Version 0.60.3
> Using KDE 4.1.3 (KDE 4.1.3)
> That was a fresh install, about a week old, and without installing anything
> but the base system.
> Have you setup your account following the instructions on google.com?
> http://www.google.com/support/talk/bin/answer.py?answer=57557

Yes. I've done all of that and had Kopete working in previous versions. But 
I'm running KDE 4.1.85, which is a different version and a different repo from 
yours. Maybe this will be resolved in the fnal release of KDE 4.2, which is 
only a few days away.

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