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I'm looking for implementations (or even wrappers) for OTR or SecureIM encrypted chat protocols usable from C#.

Currently I found none, and considering porting Java OTR library and/or wrapping SecureIM. But maybe I missed something?

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SecureIM is written in C++ and callable from C#... what is the problem? –  Rook Apr 7 '13 at 14:36
    
Unfortunately, Windows Phone 8 apps, at least from "mere mortals" (Skype, Adobe Reader etc are exception from this rule) can't have unmanaged assemblies, as that would violate the sandbox model –  wizzard0 Apr 7 '13 at 19:56
    
If you can't have unmanaged libraries, then why are you asking for wrappers? –  CodesInChaos Apr 8 '13 at 9:51
    
To be able to prototype UI and so on whilst porting crypto to managed code –  wizzard0 Apr 8 '13 at 18:02
    
I expect you already checked the OTR library and toolkit on CyberPunks? It includes both C++ and Java source code, has ample documentation with well defined protocol and crypto, user authentication (PDF), and the source code is installable from a git repository? –  TildalWave Apr 9 '13 at 2:09