MSNre is a lightweight but powerful console-based MSN Instant
Messenger clone. It has a easy-to-use curses BitchX-like user
interface. It has many features, including instant messaging,
sending messages to cell phones, file transfer, complete contacts/groups
management, email notifications, auto-away messages, netmeeting
support, aliases, messages logging, event scripts, local contact
list, multi-user chat support, ability to encode characters
in the system locale, and much more.