Software Update: Pidgin 2.14.2

Version 2.14.2 of Pidgin has been released. This multi-protocol instant messaging program can handle the networks of AIM, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, Google Talk, Groupwise, ICQ, irc, MSN, MySpaceIM, QQ, Silc, Simple, Sametime, XMPP, Yahoo and Zephyr. During installation, you can choose from as many as seventy different languages ​​and add spell check. Binaries are available for Windows, but the source code can be compiled under Linux. The program also integrates well into Gnome and the KDE SC. The OS X port is released under the name Adium. The changelog shows the following list of changes and improvements.

Changhes in version 2.14.2:

  • Fix a build issue when compiling with gstreamer but without voice and video. (RR #25)
  • Enable cyrus-sasl by default. (RR #26)
  • Fix a regression from 2.14.0 where extra whitespace would be displayed when pasting

    elements from HTML. (RR #504) (PIDGIN-17437)

  • Require Python 3 for generating the D-Bus bindings. (RR #550)

Version number 2.14.2
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, BSD, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website Pidgin
License type GPL