Sounds for XMPP and IRC

Matt Heidsick matt.heidsick at
Tue Feb 12 14:38:43 EST 2008

Does a plugin exist for this already? If not, how easily could one be 
written ?


Luke Schierer wrote:
> 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.
> luke

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