It functions very similar to the messenger applications, you can add buddies, chat with several users at the same time, change your online status & more. Even Mia Chat includes the SQL file needed to create the proper MySQL database. However, Mia Chat has been built with database portability in mind.
The chat application support for ; MySQL 4, MySQL 5 IBM DB2, Oracle 8+, MS SQL Server 2000+, SQLite 2+, PostgreSQL 7+ and also PHP 5 and Apache Web Server 1.3+ require to run smoothly.
Features of Mia-Chat:
- Simple setup
- Ease of use
- Platform independent
- Browser agnostic (aims to support the same browsers as jQuery)
- Support for multiple database platforms
- PHP 5
- Apache Web Server 1.3+
- MySQL 4 or 5 , PostgreSQL 7 or 8