I would recommend you use Paradise 2000 as your base point. I've been trying it out and it really is a very fine client.
Best Regards,

----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen Thorne" <stephen.thorne at>
To: netrek-dev at
Subject: [netrek-dev] COW development
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 15:51:55 +1000

> Hi Folks,
> I'm putting some energy into improving the netrek client family. I'm
> working on setting up COW as a python module, so that it will be
> possible for pure-python extensions to the client to be written. I.e.
> to use pygame as a rendering engine for the local display, or to use
> (Py)GTK as the chat window interface.
> I have a proof of concept semi-working, I can hook in and read all the
> structs from structs.h, and read messages that come in (they're
> dispatched from socket.c and short.c).
> --
> Stephen Thorne
> Development Engineer,

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