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November 22nd, 2010

Pidgin & MSN (certificate error for

Posted by Treg in Linux, Tech

Last week, Microsoft changed its certificate. This gives you a login error with an already configured Pidgin IM client. Execute the following steps to fix this error:

  1. Download the following file:
  2. Move it to “.purple/certificates/x509/tls_peers/”.
  3. Rename the file to “”.
  4. Restart Pidgin.

Source: blog@AndreiNeculau

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