Announcements

General announcements for Escargot as a project.

Important New hosts: PATCH IMMEDIATELY!

There's a new patch tool available, USE IT EVEN IF YOU ARE ALREADY USING A PATCHED VERSION OF MSN/WLM IT WILL FIX THE HOST NAME. Unless you're already using the new hosts (and you almost certainly are not):

INI:
server = msnmsgr.escargot.chat
configserver = conf.escargot.chat

YOU MUST PATCH TO THESE NEW HOSTS AND THE TOOL WILL DO IT FOR ALL OF YOUR INSTALLED VERSONS!

There's no guarantee that the log1p.xyz host will continue to work despite some people...
 

Important Escargot Status: please donate!

Due to the increase in use, we've roughly gained 50% new users in the last few months, and especially lately, the costs of hosting have gone up (especially bandwidth).

So, we have fallen short this month for the bill, so please donate, even a dollar, but more would be helpful if you want to keep this service running and growing.

There's a new donate page that's a sort of preview of our new site, which when it is complete will bring back forum registration and other things, perhaps...
 

Escargot Service Status Update

Hello everyone, I've decided to make this thread to answer some questions I've seen over the Interwebz regarding Escargot and to give the true facts.

Q: Is Escargot closed-source now?
No! All the changes I've made are going to the repository, don't worry, I just haven't gotten around to improve the code (it's not the best right now) and fix some bugs I've found. I don't wanna push things that won't work properly, but they're gonna be committed.

Q: What have you been...
 
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Escargot has moved servers

Quite a while ago Escargot got way too big for the VM it was on, and in fact would be killed somewhat often for using too many resources. Now we've moved it to a better place, and a new domain.

https://escargot.chat/

All of your data, contacts, etc have been moved too.

Here's how to help your client make the move:

https://wiki.nina.bz/wiki/Protocols/MSNP/How_to_move

If you run into an error, check this list for the most common...
 
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