It's possible to connect without problem.
What does not
You can't join rooms and neither do private messages :-(
What was not tested
If you can't chat nor join to a room you can't test nothing at all.
I tested this app from the original hard disk (I haven't installed it at all).
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Current||Ubuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Dec 30 2007||0.9.52.||N/A||Not installable||Garbage||an anonymous user|