Name: Textual 6
Version: 6.0.9
Size: 6.96 MB
Mac Platform: Intel
Includes: Pre-K’ed

OS version: OS X 10.8.3 or later
Processor type(s) & speed: 64-bit processor

Mac App Store Version

Release Date: February 25, 2017

What’s New in Version 6.0.9
Thank you everybody for your patience while some issues were ironed out of Textual 6. This is hopefully the last stability update that is required while some exciting features are worked on, such as a Buddy List and per-server/per-channel notification controls.
• If the preference “Wait for identification before joining channels” is enabled and a message requesting identification is not received within one minute of connecting, a warning is now displayed to the end user.
• Fixed a crash that may occur when the escape key is pressed.
• Fixed a crash that may occur when syncing a custom style using iCloud.
• Fixed a CPU spike that may occur when fading in messages from previous session.
• Fixed dates received from the ZNC bouncer not being parsed correctly depending on locale.

See https://codeux.com/release-notes-609 for a list of all changes.

Textual is the world’s most popular application for interacting with Internet Relay Chat (IRC) chatrooms on OS X. First appearing in 2010, Textual has since evolved and matured into the top IRC client for OS X; relied on and trusted by thousands of people.

Beautiful Interface
Textual includes two elegantly designed light and dark variants of the user interface to match all tastes. The user interface itself has been refined all the way down to the very last pixel. Everything has a place and a purpose and nothing is in the way to create clutter.

Powerful, yet lightweight
Textual supports very powerful modern technologies such as native IPv6, direct client-to-client file transfers, the latest IRCv3 specifications, client-side certificate authentication, and much, much more in a lightweight, easy to navigate, clutter free environment.

Privacy is valued
Sensitive information such as passwords are maintained within the OS X keychain which is encrypted. Additionally, text based encryption with automatic key-exchange using industry proven standards is available. Furthermore, all source code is publicly available for auditing at any time.

Textual provides extensive theming support by leveraging technologies such as HTML 5, CSS 3, and JavaScript. Also included is the ability to create alias commands using scripts written in AppleScript, Ruby, Python, Perl, or PHP. For advanced users, it is possible to write plugins in Swift or Objective-C that have unlimited access to the entire codebase of Textual.

Textual also includes…
• Multi-channel selection
• Quick navigation using fuzzy searching
• Inline nickname colorization
• Rich array of keyboard shortcuts
• iCloud support for syncing connections and preferences
• Address Book for tracking when friends are online & offline
• Powerful, customizable, rule-based ignore matching
• Inline media embedding (Show images inline with chat)
• Auto-Completion for nicknames, commands, and channels
• Growl and native Notification Center support
• Bold, color, italic, and underline text formatting
• Built in support for converting text emoticons to emojis
• Powerful ZNC integration for power users
• Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL)
• SOCKS4, SOCKS5, and HTTP proxy support (with or without SSL)
• Support for sending self-signed certificates for authentication
• Support for validating and specifying trust for untrusted certificates

More info: https://www.codeux.com/textual/
App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/textual-6/id896450579?mt=12


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