Ticket # 6172 : Google Talk connect failure - 405: Not Allowed

Redmond, David David.Redmond at Dresser.com
Tue Apr 14 09:13:31 EDT 2009

No, I can confirm it is working because I have a policy on the IM gateway which is triggered if a message contains "inappropriate" language (the original IM message is blocked from being sent or received, and a message to the sender is generated).

David Redmond

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-----Original Message-----
From: Ka-Hing Cheung [mailto:khc at pidgin.im] 
Sent: Sunday, April 12, 2009 9:40 PM
To: Redmond, David
Cc: support at pidgin.im
Subject: Re: Ticket # 6172 : Google Talk connect failure - 405: Not Allowed

On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 01:29:16PM -0500, Redmond, David wrote:
> Yes, the DNS redirection is working and when redirected only the gmail client software will work, not pidgin.

The fact that it works with the gmail client doesn't mean that it's really
working, as google's client might have hardcoded a value. See:


which listed some commands that can help you troubleshoot this problem.


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