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On my brand new Mountain Lion setup, the Messages app behaves weirdly with remote Adium clients when using a Google Talk account:

  • I appear offline in my friends Adium contact list
  • These Adium-using friends don't get my messages
  • I don't get their messages either

However, it works well with other iChat/Messages clients and Gtalk-in-Gmail clients.

Messages also works well with the same account on my other MacBook running Mountain Lion.

I tried removing the Gtalk account, launching the app while pressing the Option key, recreating the Gtalk account, and aslo using the default options, but nothing seems to work.

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