can someone help how to develop a chat program in c. the program must run in the linux terminal and have a layout like yahoo messenger. it must have a area in which the user's can be seen, text area and an area in which one could the on going chat.
Spend a few weeks practicing with [URL="http://web.cs.mun.ca/~rod/ncurses/ncurses.html"]ncurses [/URL] and drawning text windows, typing in one and echoing responses in the other. Spend a few more weeks practicing network programming with [URL="http://beej.us/guide/bgnet/"]beej[/URL] to the point where you can send and receive messages (to yourself). Then you might have a go at … Read More