Category: Troubleshooting


To change Pidgin‘s language from the detected one, add the variable “LANGUAGE” to the system wide environment variables.

For example for british english, add a variable “LANGUAGE” and set it to “en_GB:en”. Be aware that this will change the option for all programs which use this variable.

To set it just for pidgin you can create a batch file “pidgin.bat” like this:

Place the file in the pidgin folder, create a shortcut and use it to launch pidgin.

Quick and dirty instructions to install Manjaro Linux behind a proxy:

Open a terminal:

Add:

Save (ESC, :wq). Then run:

And uncomment:

Finally run:

And you’re done! 😉