gajim is a Jabber/XMPP client written in Python and GTK+. gajim works nicely with GNOME, yet it does not require it to run. gajim is designed for novice and advanced users as one, as well for XMPP server admins.
XMPP is the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol, a set of open technologies for instant messaging, presence, multi-party chat, voice and video calls, collaboration, lightweight middleware, content syndication, and generalized routing of XML data. For more information on the XMPP protocol see <https://xmpp.org/about-xmpp/>.
- -h --help
Show help options
- -q --quiet
Show only critical errors
- -s --separate
Separate profiles completely (even history db and plugins)
- -v --verbose
Print xml stanzas and other debug information
- -w --warnings
Show all GTK warnings with traceback
- -l --loglevel subsystem=level [, subsystem=level [...]]
Configure logging system. Subsystem can be gajim.interface, gajim.c.connection, .nbxmpp.client_nb, etc. Level can be DEBUG, INFO, WARNING, ERROR or CRITICAL.
- -p --profile name
Run gajim using
config.namein configuration directory
- -c --config-path directory
Where to look for configuration files
Cache database file of transports, caps, roster entry, and roster group.
Cache directory of avatars.
Cache directory of vCards (virtual cards).
The config-path used when [-c] is not specified.
Directory where certificates are stored.
The history database log file. For more information on database logs see <https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim/wikis/development/LogsDatabase>.
gajim is written and maintained by Yann Leboulanger and Philipp Hörist, with contributions and patches merged from many individuals around the world. See the About Dialog for a complete list.
Copyright (C) 2003-2021 Gajim Team
gajim is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; version 3 only.
gajim is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with gajim. If not, see <https://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
You can report bugs or feature requests in our bug tracker at https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim/issues or in the gajim-devel mailing list; if you want to send us a patch, please do so in our bug tracker. You can also find us in our chat room.
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Please submit bugs at
https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim/issues https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim-plugins https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/python-nbxmpp