Difference between revisions of "Caecilian"

From Worms Knowledge Base

Jump to: navigation, search
Line 61: Line 61:
Try out your own, it's fun to make one. :)
Try out your own, it's fun to make one. :)
The sample looks like this
[[Image:Caecilian.png|250px|Caecilian screenshot]]
== Requirements ==
== Requirements ==

Revision as of 20:39, 30 October 2006

Caecilian screenshot
Developer: evilworm2
Latest version: 0.1 / 30 October, 2006
Supported games: W:A
Language: Java
Licence: Open source
Website: none
Download: Caecilian_alpha.jar (218 KB)


Caecilian is a program designed to chat in wormnet.

Features and known issues

  • Features
    • Choose rank
    • Choose flag (not all supported yet)
    • Export chat to XHTML 1.0 Strict
    • Four different skins
    • Customizable font and colors
    • Localized (English and German at the moment)
  • Since i stopped working on it at the moment, there are some features, which do NOT work
    • Ignore list
    • Renaming feature
    • Sending private messages
    • No /xxx text (eg /me Hi!)
  • Bugs
    • none known


: Why XHTML Strict? It looks boring.
: XHTML Strict seperates content from design. You are not allowed to use any design components inside the xhtml file.

The design of XHTML documents is done with style sheets. You can easily write an own style sheet and customize the look of the exported chat.

: How to do?
: Download a sample style sheet here: style.css.

Assuming you saved the stylesheet in the same folder as the log file, you need to add the following line to the header of the html file:

<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="style.css" />

Try out your own, it's fun to make one. :)

The sample looks like this

Caecilian screenshot


Caecilian is written in Java and requires the latest Java Runtime Environment to run. You don't need to install Caecilian, it runs from any directory.

Note that it creates a file called "config.txt" upon the first start. Don't have a file called like this in the same directory. It will be overwritten.


Caecilian is open source, but i decided not to included the sources in the download at the moment. If you like to have those, please send me a message.

Personal tools