Updated 2014-03-10 22:56:06 by AMG

  • aMSN (Former known as Alvaro's Messenger) is a client for the "MSN Messenger" instant messaging network, and is written in Tcl/Tk.
  • Probably one of the most popular Tcl/Tk applications out there.
  • Interview with Alvaro J. Iradier, AMSN Founder and Lead Developer [1]

aMSN features:

  • Display pictures
  • Custom emoticons
  • Multi-language support (around 40 languages currently supported)
  • Webcam support
  • Sign in to more than one account at once
  • Full-speed File transfers
  • Group support
  • Normal, and animated emoticons with sounds
  • Chat logs
  • Timestamping
  • Event alarms
  • Conferencing support
  • Tabbed chat windows
 What: aMSN
 Where: http://www.amsn-project.net/
 Description: Multi-lingual Tcl client for MSN Messenger
        Currently at version 0.97.2
 Updated: 07/2008
 Contact: See web site
 Portable version: http://portableapps.com/apps/internet/amsn_portable

aMSN is a fork of Compu's MSN Messenger (ccmsn), a project that is no longer active.
 What: Compu's MSN Messenger (ccmsn)
 Where: http://msn.CompuCreations.com/
 Description: A Tcl/Tk based MicroSoft Network Messenger chat client.
        Currently at version 0.24 .
 Updated: 09/2001
 Contact: mailto:[email protected]

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http://sun.systemnews.com/articles/118/2/OpenSolaris/19046 mentions that in 2007, Open Solaris support for this program was seen.