Profanity (instant messaging client)

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Profanity
Developer(s)James Booth, Michael Vetter
Initial releaseAugust 2012
Repository
Written inC
Operating systemWindows, macOS, Linux, FreeBSD, Android (via Termux)
TypeInstant messaging client
LicenseGNU GPLv3 or later
Websiteprofanity-im.github.io

Profanity is a text mode instant messaging interface that supports the XMPP protocol.[1] It supports Linux, macOS, Windows (via Cygwin or WSL), FreeBSD, and Android (via Termux).

Packages are available in Debian,[2] Ubuntu[3] and Arch[4] Linux distributions.

Features include multi-user chat, desktop notifications, Off The Record [5][6] and OMEMO[7] message encryption.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://xmpp.org/xmpp-software/clients/
  2. ^ https://packages.debian.org/buster/profanity
  3. ^ http://packages.ubuntu.com/wily/profanity
  4. ^ https://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/profanity/
  5. ^ https://otr.cypherpunks.ca/software.php
  6. ^ Sjogelid, Stefan (2015-01-27). Raspberry Pi for Secret Agents - Second Edition. ISBN 9781784391386.
  7. ^ https://github.com/profanity-im/profanity/releases/tag/0.7.0

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