xipmsg(1) XIP Messenger


xipmsg [-broadcast broadcast-address[,broadcast-address,...]] [-bogus_fix] [-debug n] [-disable] [-name entity-name] [-port portnumber] [-toolkitoption ...]


Xipmsg is an UDP based simple communication tool for X11. It can communicate with IP Messenger for Windows/Macintosh. See README file for more information.


Xipmsg accepts all of the standard X Toolkit command line options, as well as the followings:
-broadcast broadcast-address[,broadcast-address,...]]
specifies boradcast addresses separated by a comma. It defaults to Xipmsg send broadcast packets at the start and the end.
Specify if xipmsg freezes when send a message.
-debug n
specifies debug level.
makes your name invisible.
-name entity-name
specifies your name. It defaults to $USER.
-port Iportnumber
specifies the UDP port number. It defaults to 2425.


xbro*.xbm - icon bitmap files.



Original IP Messenger for Windows:
Copyright (C) 1996, 1997 by H.Shirouzu
X version:
Copyright (C) 1996, 1997 by Toshihiro Kanda