libyahoo2 version 1.0.1 - 26 Jul 2010
libyahoo2 is a C library interface to the new Yahoo! Messenger protocol. It supports major features of the protocol.
- Sending messages (UTF-8 supported)
- Send typing notification
- Buddy list management:
- Add buddies
- Remove buddies
- Change buddy group
- Ignore buddy
- Unignore buddy
- Reject buddy
- Buddy status updates
- Group renaming
- Yahoo Address book support
- Changing Status:
- Regular status messages
- Custom away/non-away status messages
- Create new conference
- Join existing conference
- Invite members to join existing conference
- Decline joining a conference
- Leave a conference
- Send message to conference
- Webcam support
- Support for viewing other people's webcams
- Support for broadcasting webcam images
- File Transfer:
- Send file via Yahoo file transfer server
- Receive files via Yahoo file transfer server
- Receive files directly from another client
- Mail Notification
- Activate/Deactivate an identity
- Send messages from a particular identity
- Conferencing with a particular identity
libyahoo2 does not yet have support for Voice messages, nor for IMvironments.
libyahoo2 can use glib version 1.2 or version 2 if you have them and want them.
Please direct any comments or questions to the libyahoo2-users mailing list.
Authors / Contributors
|Philip S Tellis||philip . tellis AT gmx . net||Maintainer|
|Steve McAndrewSmith||steve AT finalge . org||Code cleanups|
|MichaŽl Kamp||miksun AT users . sourceforge . net||Webcam Support|
|Wayne Parrott||wayne_p AT pacific . net . au||Yahoo Chat|
|Ray Van Dolson||rayvd AT bludgeon . org||Fedora Packager / Release|
|Siddhesh Poyarekar||siddhesh . poyarekar AT gmail . com||YMSG16 Support|
libyahoo2 is derivative of the yahoo module from gaim. The following persons have contributed to gaim:
Copyright © 1998-1999, Mark Spencer <markster AT marko.net> 1998-1999, Adam Fritzler <afritz AT marko.net> 1998-2002, Rob Flynn <rob AT marko.net> 2000-2002, Eric Warmenhoven <eric AT warmenhoven.org> 2001-2002, Brian Macke <macke AT strangelove.net> 2001, Anand Biligiri S <abiligiri AT users.sf.net> 2001, Valdis Kletnieks 2002, Sean Egan <bj91704 AT binghamton.edu> 2002, Toby Gray <toby.gray AT ntlworld.com>
This library also uses code from other libraries, namely:
Portions from libfaim copyright 1998, 1999 Adam Fritzler <afritz AT auk.cx>
Portions of Sylpheed copyright 2000-2002 Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y AT kcn.ne.jp>
Thanks also to Rodney Dawes for making the library versioned and introducing me to library versioning and redhat spec files.
libyahoo2 is Copyright © 2002-2010 The libyahoo2 Project Authors and Contributors. Distribution is under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence.
libyahoo2 is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 1, or (at your option) any later version.
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