Those who remember my ancient quest for the perfect IRC solution might be interested in these posts by Aaron Toponce explaining how to couple a remote irssi session with GUI notification. I’m still quite happy with my current Bip + Xchat combination, but I’ve always lusted after the 1337ness of irssi. Icecap looks intriguing, but my first instinct tells me that their solution is over-engineered.
Note: If you see duplicated words in the above post, I am aware of them. WordPress is doing something funny and I can’t figure out what it is. When I get the time I’ll upgrade to 2.5.
LotD: Ubuntu theme for Symbian S60v3 (works on my Nokia N95)