text-based multi-protocol instant messaging client

text-based multi-protocol instant messaging client

finch

Free

Finch is a text/console-based, modular instant messaging client capable of using multiple networks at once. Currently supported are: AIM/ICQ, Yahoo!, MSN, IRC, Jabber/XMPP/Google Talk, Napster, Zephyr, Gadu-Gadu, Bonjour, Groupwise, Sametime, SIMPLE, MySpaceIM, and MXit.

Some extra packages are suggested to use increased functionality:

  • libx11-6
  • To use the Clipboard and/or Toaster plugins.

License: Open Source
Version: 2.10.7