Well, since AIM didn't work, I decided (after being harraunged by multiple people) to try Trillian. What a piece of crap.
First it crashed during the install process, after the wizard, without saving prefs. Then, once I finally got all the data re-entered piecemeal, it froze my MUCK client.
Hell with it. I don't even use
instant messaging, and I've spent too much time screwing around with it. Current Mood: defeated