Windows profile doesn't connect under LINUX

Daniel Atallah datallah at
Mon Feb 13 21:37:29 EST 2012

On Mon, Feb 13, 2012 at 08:55, Stefan Xenon <stefanxe at> wrote:
> The subject was meant to be "Windows profile doesn't connect under
> LINUX". Sorry for this mistake.

The debug log (`pidgin -d`) or Help->Debug Window may have some more

> Am 13.02.2012 21:37, schrieb Stefan Xenon:
>> For several months I use Pidgin (now 2.10.1) successfully under Windows.
>> Recently I copied the profile folder ("purple") to my Ubuntu computer
>> which has Pidgin 2.10.0 and surprisingly I can't login to my XMPP
>> account anymore. Pidgin tells me 'not authorized' (Nicht autorisiert)
>> even though the very same account profile still works under Windows! I
>> verified the password and it's correct. Also in Pidgin I added a new
>> XMPP account with the same and verified credentials but still the same
>> problem. Any advice how to analyze this strange behaviour is highly
>> appreciated.

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