Pidgin Internet Messenger

Pidgin Internet Messenger

Chat over IM. Supports AIM, Google Talk, Jabber/XMPP, MSN, Yahoo and more


Pidgin is a graphical, 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:

  • gnome-panel | kdebase-workspace-bin | docker:
  • To use the system tray icon functionality (minimizing to an icon, having the icon blink when there are new messages, etc.)
  • libsqlite3-0:
  • To use Contact Availability Prediction plugin

License: Open Source
Version: 2.10.7