Why use GAIM?

  • Saturnyne
Posted: Tue, 12/11/2007 - 04:49
Maybe I'm missing something. Anyway, the GAIM project has been dead for the last year at least. It's been taken over by Pidgin. Why is GAIM available, but Pidgin is not? I'm perplexed.


  • tinivole
  • 08/22/07
  • Wed, 12/12/2007 - 01:31
Good Question! I use neither... since I'm an MSN only user. I use aMSN for all my chatting... OR If I'm really lazy... I just used the MSN webmessenger (http://webmessenger.msn.com) ;P

Gaim and pidgin are the

  • alidh
  • 11/29/07
  • Tue, 12/11/2007 - 10:44
Gaim and pidgin are the same... (that't what I believe). So if you have the newest package than the name is pidgin. If you have a older package the name might be gaim. It's just in the name, but bassically they are the same.. yo yo