Sounds for XMPP and IRC

Luke Schierer lschiere at
Tue Feb 12 14:34:13 EST 2008

On Feb 12, 2008, at 13:17 EST, Matt Heidsick wrote:

> Luke,
> Thanks for your fast reply. Trillian allows for sounds in IRC chat  
> room.
> So as an example, if I use their little dog icon, or post (&) in the
> chat, it triggers a woof.wav to be played on every local machine  
> that is
> logged into that chat room, (@) triggers a meow.wav and so on.
> Currently I have no options of using a specific sound for  
> notifications
> of this sort within IRC.
> Hope that explains a bit more in detail.
> Thanks,
> Matt

I see.  A plugin could do that pretty easily, but no mechanism exists  
in Pidgin or finch to do that right now.


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