Use Facebook Chat in Pidgin with XMPP

A few days ago Facebook opened their chat service for the use of the XMPP, an open XML based protocol. The XMPP potocol is widely known thanks to Jabber and GTalk, both based on XMPP.  Thanks to the use of XMPP as a protocol users are able to connect to Facebook Chat using a XMPP supporting client like Pidgin, Trillian and more. In our example configuration we are using Pidgin. To use Facebook Chat in Pidgin you need to add a new Account and select the XMPP protocol. As username you need to enter the Facebook Accountname found in the FB settings under...