Posted by admin on August 24th, 2008
KMess is a MSN Messenger client for KDE Users in Linux. It enables Linux users to chat with friends online who are using MSN Messenger in Windows or Mac OS or Linux. The strength of KMess is it’s integration with the KDE desktop environment, focus on MSN Messenger specific features and an easy-to-use interface.
Display picture transfers
Fast file transfers
Custom emoticons and nudges
Winks and offline-im messages receiving
Rich and colorful chat styles and logs
Live Mail e-mail notifications
To install KMess on your openSUSE, click one of the following 1-click installer (YaST MetaPackages) based on your openSUSE version. This will automatically download the YMP file and launch YaST Package Manager.
NOTE: To enable 1-click install feature in openSUSE 10.2, click here
Click Next in the page showing KMess package selected and then click Next on the summary page showing repositories selected and click Next again on the installation summary page. This will start adding the required repositories and start installing the KMess package and the required dependencies.
Once installed, you can find KMess can be found as “MSN Client” under “Application – Internet – Chat “
Click MSN Client to start and login with your MSN Messenger. You can choose to set you online status while signing on or after logging in from “Connect – My Status”
To edit Kmess settings, click “Actions – Configure KMess”
Click here to vist the homepage for KMess.