Sorry for the nooby question, but i've always wanted to make an instant messenger, I figured java was the best language as it is Multi platform and extremely portable. I wondered if their was any open source code i could look at to help me.

Thanks

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If you look back through this board you will find quite a number of people have been building Java apps to send receive and broadcast instant messages across TCP/IP or UDP sockets. (It looks like this must be a standard project on some programming courses.) Their posts contain lots of pieces of interesting code, and a large amount of discussion about the problems they encountered. and how to solve them.
I see five under the "Similar Threads" heading right now.

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sorry im new to this place :(

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Hey - no need to apologise - I wasn't being critical, just pointing you in a good direction. Have fun! J

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thank! i will :D

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