XForms: application announcement...

Tano Fotang (M.Tano@Wirtschaft.FH-Wolfenbuettel.DE)
Mon, 08 Sep 1997 17:28:57 +0200

To subscribers of the xforms list from Tano Fotang <M.Tano@Wirtschaft.FH-Wolfenbuettel.DE> :

now that some bugs have been fixed i can announce this without getting
red in the face..

s.u.l.a is a multiserver, multi-window irc client for X.
It is based on the Forms Library, version 0.86+.
A copy of the client can be obtained from
Old screenshots are available from the link given below at
the end of this.

tano fotang

Changes since version 0.1.1
* fixed command interpreter
* can now open a channel window directly from within control window.
mustnt connect to server first.
* fixed bookmark bug; 9th bookmark no longer causes program exit
* added %/ and %t respectively for newline and tabulator in format
* fixed problem with button when choosing filename via menu
* better update of userlist display
* enabled tipper (oneliners) for channel windows. The 0.86.1 and 0.87
handlers still "bitch" occasionally
* added more standard irc commands
* added -all and -last to /part options
* added -last and -invited to /join options
* /nick and /mode no longer crash if called with no args
* added a button for channel topic operations..
* help now available on many commands. Help no longer dumped into


* file selector seems to stop all timers so it cant be removed after
* only DCC connections handle multi-line messages longer than 512
well. IRC Servers seem
to truncate them.
* some servers dont reply to "/mode *" if "*" refers to current
and no more args are given

Screen shots:
here </a> latest client version is the 0.1.2!
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