Kamaelia docs : Kamaelia.Protocol.AIM.ChatManager.ChatManager


For examples and more explanations, see the module level docs.

class ChatManager(SNACExchanger)

ChatManager() -> new ChatManager component.


  • control : NOT USED
  • errors : error messages
  • inbox : incoming FLAPs on channel 2
  • talk : outgoing messages


  • outbox : outgoing FLAPs
  • signal : NOT USED
  • heard : echoes peer messages to this box.

Methods defined here


You should be using the inbox/outbox interface, not these methods (except construction). This documentation is designed as a roadmap as to their functionalilty for maintainers and new component developers.


x.__init__(...) initializes x; see x.__class__.__doc__ for signature

cleanMessage(self, message)

strips HTML tags off messages


Main loop.

receiveMessage(self, body)

Extracts the sender and message text from SNAC body, and sends the tuple ("message", sender, message) to "heard".

sendMessage(self, buddyname, text)

constructs SNAC (04, 06), the "send message" SNAC and sends it to "outbox"


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