Multi-protocol IM client that allows for grouping of contacts by protocol

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Jul 7 22:49:30 UTC 2011

On 07/07/2011 03:31 PM, Avi wrote:
> Morning All,
> I'm actually asking this on behalf of someone else, but I've not found
> the answer myself so I'm hoping you can help.
> He's after a multi-protocol IM client where the contacts can be grouped
> by protocol or account. It seems like a fairly reasonable request, so
> I'm a bit perplexed that nobody else appears to have implemented it yet.
> Has anyone got any suggestions? Feel free to ignore any other aspects
> of the client (general usability, supported protocols and OSs etc.) for
> now :)

But install from the ppa as the standard Ubuntu hasn't updated since 2.7.3:

These might be of interest:

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