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New Coccinella release

A few days ago, version 0.95.11 of the Jabber client Coccinella has been released.

This release features:[/u]

  • added support for Growl on mac
  • using treectrl widget in a number of places
  • the roster tree component based with different styles
  • an avatar roster style
  • support for multiple roster iconsets
  • main window configurable toolbar/notebook UI
  • extensive build configuration possible
  • integrated Jive/Asterisk phone presence status (*)[/b]


  • Open-source (GPL)

  • Multi-lingual: English, German, Spanish, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, French, Polish, and Russian. Feel free to contribute another translation!

  • Multi-platform: Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD,…

  • Account setup assistant

  • Whiteboard

  • Slideshows

  • Tabbed chats

  • Avatars

  • File transfers

  • User annotations

  • Multi-User-Chat support

  • Connecting via a HTTP proxy

  • TLS/SASL (Google Talk is tested; see FAQ for setup instructions)

  • Themes

  • .jisp icon sets

  • Amongst others

More information: http://hem.fyristorg.com/matben/ (note that Coccinella’'s website is not 100% up-to-date ATM, all screenshots for example will be replaced by screenshots of a recent Coccinella one of next months)

(*) As the developer of Coccinella do not has a Wildfire/Asterisk installation, he did not tested it. Accordingly, I am sure he will welcome real-life usage feedback.