Freerunner Chat Application: Suggestions wanted!

Yogiz yogizz at
Thu Jul 16 16:31:32 CEST 2009

Rewrite Pidgin's UI to be as finger friendly as possible. That's
probably all we need. Why reinvent the wheel.

On Thu, 16 Jul 2009 00:22:38 -0700
Alex Teiche <xelapond at> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> I recently recieved my A6 FreeRunner, and have been looking for some
> coding to do:)  I plan on writing a chat application(similar to
> Pidgin) optomized for the small screen.  I was wondering what
> suggestions the community had before I get too far into it.
> What UI elements do you recommend I keep out front/put back in menus
> to save space?
> Which protocols have the highest demand for implementation?
> How should it deal with multiple concurrent chat sessions?
> How should the user be notified when a new chat message is recieved?
> Should logging be implemented?
> Any other ideas/suggestions?
> We all have our own opinions on these issues, so I just wanted a
> sense of what the greater community thought.
> ~xelapond

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