Gaim the primary instant messenger for thousands of users have been forced to rename their project.
The new Pidgin website [formerly known as Gaim]
Gaim's Sourceforge website
Apparently they had been fighting with AOL for a while now....
The new name, while it is appropriate, sucks...
This is so stupid. AOL has stopped using AIM in favor of Triton. It is not appropriate to force the issue now.
The only good news is that there will be a release of Pidgin 2.0 soon. They waited to get the name issue settled to release it.
Originally Posted by Pidgin (Gaim) News