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Portable iChat


Portable iChat.app is a shell script that open local copy of iChat™ using buddies, accounts and preferences stored in its application bundle. ~/Library/Logs/iChatConnectionError and folder and ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.iChat.plist, com.apple.iChat.AIM.plist, com.apple.iChat.jabber.plist, com.apple.iChatAgent.plist, com.apple.iChat.SubNet.plist files are temporary renamed with .pabu extension and a symlink is created to use portable ones.

Warning: Data and passwords stored with Keychain are not portable!NOT LION COMPATIBLE.

Copyright and License

Portable iChat is Copyright © 2006, Carlo Gandolfi <cgand at users.sourceforge.net>
and is licensed under the GNU General Public License.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

CocoaDialog included is Copyright © 2004, Mark A. Stratman <mark@sporkstorms.org> and is licensed under the GNU General Public License.

iChat, Apple, Mac OS X are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. registered in the U.S. and other countries.