Thanks for the gaim otr. Unfortunately it still didn't work. dpkg said::
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of gaim-otr:
gaim-otr depends on gaim (<< 1:3.0); however:
Version of gaim on system is 2:2.0.0beta3-2ubuntu0.
dpkg: error processing gaim-otr (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
not sure why its looking for such an old gaim. have an idea?