[JDEV] Chatting with the correct resource

Justin Karneges justin-jdev at affinix.com
Wed Nov 5 16:55:35 CST 2003

On Wednesday 05 November 2003 02:03 pm, Mikael Hallendal wrote:
> This sounds like a work-around that the user has to handle himself
> everytime. This is really hard to solve in a nice way, other IM systems
> don't have the problem since they don't allow multiple logins.

The bottom line is that it is very much an implementation issue.  I spent 
several days planning the system used in Psi, covering every possibility, and 
this thread brings back memories to me. ;-)  The behavior I eventually 
decided on was one that I felt to be the most sensible for an above-average 
IM user.  What you decide upon depends on your intended audience.

I suggest looking into Exodus, Psi, Trillian, and Rhymbox, to see the varying 


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