mcabber segfaults when connecting to the minimal xmpp server available from http://inetdxtra.sourceforge.net/. It appears to connect ok, obtain the roster and set the status but then dies.
I tried to grab and compile the latest mcabber to test with but I then had the following issue:
./configure: line 17322: syntax error near unexpected token
./configure: line 17322:AM_PATH_GLIB_2_0("2.14.0",'