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Konversation

Konversation

Konversation is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client for the KDE (K Desktop Environment).

It offers all the features needed by a beginner as well as catering for an advanced IRC user's requirements. It is a simple and easy-to-use software with support for SSL connections, strikeout, multi-channel joins, away/unaway messages, ignore list functionality, full Unicode support, the ability to auto-connect to a server, optional timestamps in chat windows, configurable background colors, and much more.

It is designed to be a very user friendly client.

 Konversation 1.5

Price
Free to download

Size
3.0MB
License

GNU GPL v2

Developer
Dario Abatianni, Peter Simonsson, Eike Hein, Shintaro Matsuoka, Eli MacKenzie, İsmail Dönmez, John Tapsell

Website
konversation.kde.org

System Requirements
KDE 3

Support:
Konversation Handbook, Wiki, Interview with Dario Abatianni, Mailing List

Selected Reviews:
Softpedia

Features include:

  • Standard IRC features
  • SSL server support
  • Bookmarking support
  • Easy to use graphical user interface with customizable quick buttons for frequently used commands
  • Automatic reconnect and rejoin
  • Visual and auditory notifications for a wide variety of events
  • Multiple servers and channels in one single window
  • DCC file transfer (send and receive)
  • Multiple identities for different servers
  • Text decorations and colors
  • OnScreen Display for notifications
  • Automatic UTF-8 detection
  • Per channel encoding support
  • Theme support for nick icons
  • Capture and save all URLs appearing in messages
  • Highly configurable
  • Scripting
  • Support for KDE Web Shortcuts
  • Integration with KAddressBook, Kontact and the rest of KDE

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