Open Source Messaging Application Development : Building and Extending Gaim (Paperback)

Author: Egan, Sean

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Are you enamored with instant messaging? Would you like to learn how to create your own messaging application? This book shows you how, by dissecting Gaimthe world''s most popular open source instant messaging application. Authored by the Gaim maintainer, -->Sean Egan-->, you are presented with a thorough overview of Gaim architecture and application programming interface.

You''ll learn how to make the most of the popular GTK+ graphical user interface toolkit. Egan guides you through the creation and installation of plug-ins, and discusses strategies involved in supporting messaging protocols like MSN Messenger, AIM and IRC. He also covers topics such as multi-platform support and internationalization.


Publisher Apress
Mfg Part# 9781590594674
SKU 39980895
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1590594673
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0360
Publisher Apress
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