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** Notes **
- Designed to work with the STiK internet package
- Works with GlueSTiK (allows STiK applications to run under MiNTnet)
- Should work with the STinG internet package (claims compatibility with STiK)
- Functions as a desk accessory or an application
- Runs in the GEM environment with or without a multi-tasking OS
- WDIALOG.PRG not required!
- Supports DCC chat, send, receive, and resume
- Supports color or monochrome displays (colors will make it more readable)
- Ssounds via DMA (directly plays AVR, external player required for WAV)
- Sounds played on certain events
- Clipboard cut/paste via SCRAP.TXT
- Passing of URL's to web browser or an advanced StringServer (see note below)
- Realtime display of channel nick names (with popup options)
- Supports session logging to disk
- Full capture via STeno (commercial text editor)
- No STiK configuration files to mess with, completely self contained
- Supports monospaced fonts via VDI (the point size can be adjusted)
- Server list with up to 20 entries (built in Identd server)
- Options to auto download files and VA_START downloads (with an AVSERVER)
- Can auto join channels and set user modes at logon
- 20 programmable function keys
- Command line which can be edited before pressing the RETURN key
- Supports bold, underlined, and reversed text effects
- Word wrap with a one character indent for easier reading
- Notify list with up to 40 entries
- Options for limited ISO keyboard remapping
- User definable finger, quit, and userinfo messages
- Support for environment $HOME (multi-user setup)
- DaLNet long nick name support
- Includes an ST-Guide HYPertext manual (online HELP via ST-Guide)
- FreeWare (please keep this in mind if it don't work on your system) :-)
What is StringServer?
It's an advanced AV_Server which performs certain tasks based on the "string" that is passed
to it. The task that is performed is defined in the configuration of StringServer itself.
The "string" could be almost anything, but certain ideas come to mind such as web URL's,
FTP links, TELNET links, and E-Mail addresses.
aIRC supports StringServer and once everything is properly configured you can double-click
on such items directly in the client window.
How do I use StringServer with aIRC?
In the 'System' setup window where it says "Browser name:" simply enter the file name (STRNGSRV) of
StringServer. Normally you would enter the file name of your web browser, but for
StringServer to work you must put the file name of StringServer here instead. StringServer
can pass the URL's onto CAB so it should work just as it did before.
Now all you need to do is configure StringServer. Please see the documentation that comes
with StringServer for further information on setup. :-)