Created 1 Dec 2001 at 08:10 UTC by deven.Homepage: http://www.gangplank.org/
Freshmeat page: http://freshmeat.net/projects/gangplank/
Gangplank is a Computer Mediated Communication (CMC) system (or "chat server") which supports real-time communication between users, currently using a text-based user interface. It runs as an Internet server which implements the standard TELNET protocol, so no special client program is necessary for users. Server-side processing provides input editing/history and terminal-handling features over the TELNET connection for standard ANSI terminals. This code has been in production use on a private server since early 1993. This single-process server is fast, efficient and stable.
This project has the following developers:
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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