MSN messenger substitute

Is there a program for Linux (currently SUSE 9.1) that can give the user the functionality of MSN messenger?

Any input appreciated.
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slow1000Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Try Amsn
http://amsn.sourceforge.net/index.php

gaim (supports several protocols including msn, yahoo)
http://gaim.sourceforge.net/

Kopete (mulit-protocol)
http://kopete.kde.org/index.php

Although none offer full functionality (web cams), all are good alternatives.  Amsn is most like msn messenger.
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moshkinoConnect With a Mentor Commented:
gaim (http://gaim.sourceforge.net/) is by far the best Linux messaging client.
It works with AIM, ICQ, MSN, YAHOO, etc. It's usually installed by default with all major linux distros.
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ridAuthor Commented:
Thank you people!
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vdboordCommented:
You can take take a look at KMess (http://kmess.sourceforge.net/). It's a bit like MSN Messneger, but with a KDE look&feel.
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