Implementing IRC client within app, wanted advise implementing channel and user tabbing

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http://stackoverflow.com – I'm adding basic chat room functionality to an existing android app that already does other things and really only need one or two chatrooms and pms. Users will not be doing anything like moderating these rooms so nothing advanced will be needed for this. We have an existing irc daemon running so I just decided to interact with that directly effectively making a slim irc client. I have mostly completed the hard part already. As it is I've figured out connecting to an irc server with sockets then getting the incoming byte arrays converted to strings and parsed properly to look more like cha (HowTos)