climm 0.7.1

A very portable text-mode ICQ clone.
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climm is a very portable text-mode ICQ clone - it is known to compile under Linux, BSD, AIX, HPUX, Windows, AmigaOS and with restrictions BeOS. Originally written by Matthew D. Smith, a great part of climm has been rewritten by R�diger Kuhlmann, in particular the support for the new version 8 of the OSCAR protocol that became necessary, the internationalization, the file transfer and some restructuring of the code.

Main features:

  • login
  • login with both the old v6 and the new v8 protocol
  • register
  • register new uins and setup configuration with an easy to use setup wizard
  • password
  • changing password
  • reconnect
  • reconnects when kicked by server
  • contact list
  • complete contact list with several ways for a concise display of online/offline users
  • status
  • set status arbitrarily
  • messages
  • send and receive messages and urls
  • acknowledged messages
  • send ackowledged messages to clients who understand them
  • UTF-8 encoded messages
  • send UTF-8 encoded messages to clients who understand them
  • sms
  • send SMS to user's cell phone
  • user info
  • request and update all user and personal information
  • search
  • easy search command, can search by (nearly) any information
  • visibility
  • be visible to certain users even when invisible, or be invisible to certain users at any time
  • ignore
  • ignore certain users completely
  • chat group
  • request user from interest group and set own's interest group
  • events
  • can beep or execute arbitrary commands when other users go online, offline or send a message.
  • connections
  • can show a users connection info and last seen online time
  • peek
  • check whether someone is offline or just invisible
  • tcp
  • full support of v8 direct connections
  • SSL
  • supports SSL encrypted connections a la licq
  • Tcl
  • supports scripting via the Tcl scripting language
  • file transfer
  • full support of sending/receiving v6,v7,v8 (batch) file transfers
  • auto messages
  • auto replys if away, request and send auto messages
  • identification
  • recognizes climm/mICQ, licq, Miranda, StrICQ, &RQ, alicq, SIM, Kopete, vICQ including version number, and YSM, libicq2000-based, ICQ 2001, ICQ 2002, Trillian, ICQ2go, ICQ Lite, partially ICQ 2000
  • history
  • writes a log of all messages to and from a user
  • debugging
  • easy debugging by selecting what data to display, including concise packet monitor
  • i18n
  • translations include English, German, Serbian, Portuguese, Ukrainian, Japanese, partially Russian, French, Spanish, Romanian, Italian.
  • transcoding
  • transcode texts for Russian and Japanese users.
  • birthday flag
  • show if it is user's birthday
  • socks5
  • supports connections via socks5

last updated on:
December 28th, 2010, 7:26 GMT
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Rudiger Kuhlmann
ROOT \ Communications \ Chat
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What's New in version 0.6.4
  • Lots of bugs were fixed.
  • Some improvements were made to XMPP.
  • SOCKS 5 configuration per connection was implemented.
  • Layout changes related to XMPP were made.
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