On Thu, 13 Apr 2006 10:52:03 -0400, Luke Schierer wrote
> On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 04:22:46PM -0700, Kirby, Kris wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am attempting to get Gaim to work with MS Office Communicator, but it
> > hangs on the logon. I am using the new beta versio (this is the only one
> > that works with our jabber for some reason - I don't know).
> > I work in an operations center, and we have to run all the chat clients
> > that we provide, my boss is wanting to move us to trillian, but I'm sure
> > I can do everything I need to with Gaim.
> > Any suggestions?
> > Kris Kirby
> > ITOC Engineer, Associate
> > 858-651-6075
> I believe MS Communicator uses a different protocol from the public
> msn servers. If so, we do not support it.
Microsoft Live Communications Server (MS LCS) and Microsoft Communicator use
the standard SIP/SIMPLE, which Gaim 2.0.0 beta 3 supports (but it's a new
protocol and may be buggy).
HOWEVER, apparently Microsoft is using a non-standard and non-open login
procedure to authenticate clients, and Gaim does not correctly implement this.
We're tracking it in bug 1384616: