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Update of /cvsroot/gaim/web/htdocs
In directory usw-pr-cvs1:/tmp/cvs-serv31951/htdocs
RCS file: /cvsroot/gaim/web/htdocs/faq.txt,v
retrieving revision 1.6
retrieving revision 1.7
diff -u -d -r1.6 -r1.7
--- faq.txt 21 Oct 2002 02:00:28 -0000 1.6
+++ faq.txt 27 Oct 2002 04:51:57 -0000 1.7
@@ -78,7 +78,7 @@
Q: How do I register for a new account?
A: This depends on the protocol.
-<p><b>AIM:</b> Go to <a href="http://aim.AOL.com/aimnew/Aim/register.adp">http://aim.AOL.com/aimnew/Aim/register.adp</a>.</p>
+<p><b>AIM:</b> Go to <a href="http://my.screenname.aol.com/_cqr/login/login.psp?siteId=snshomepage&authLev=1&mcState=initialized&createSn=1">this website</a>.</p>
<p><b>ICQ:</b> Go to <a href="http://web.icq.com/register">http://web.icq.com/register</a>.</p>
<p><b>Yahoo:</b> Go to <a href="http://edit.yahoo.com/config/eval_register">http://edit.yahoo.com/config/eval_register</a>.</p>
<p><b>MSN:</b> Go to <a href="http://registernet.passport.com/">http://registernet.passport.com</a>.</p>
@@ -91,6 +91,14 @@
package), you can be crashed remotely through an IM using one of two strings.
The solution is to upgrade to the latest version, where both exploits are
+If you use yahoo with Gaim 0.59.4 or lowwer, you need to upgrade. Yahoo changed the protocol in a way that broke Gaim, trillian, everybuddy, and
+their own linux client.
+If you use Gaim 0.59.5 and Gaim segfaults as soon as it signs on, you do not have a valid ~/.gtkrc file. This is fixed in debian's 0.59.5-2 package,
+and will be fixed in 0.59.6 for the rest of the world.
If you are using a version newer than 0.55 and gaim still crashes, please
let us know.
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