smuxi-frontend-gnome man page

smuxi-frontend-gnome — GNOME frontend for Smuxi chat client


smuxi-frontend-gnome [-dh] [-e engine] [--new-instance] [--open uri]


smuxi-frontend-gnome is a GNOME frontend for the Smuxi chat client, powered by the GTK# library. It can operate standalone or attached to a remote Smuxi engine.

The options are as follows:

-d, --debug

Turn on debugging. Debug logs are sent to $XDG_DATA_HOME/smuxi/smuxi-frontend-gnome.log , and older logs are moved to the date of usage.

-h, --help

Show the arguments Smuxi takes.

-e engine, --engine engine

Connect to a remote engine.


Starts a new Smuxi instance and ignores any existing sessions.a

--open uri, --open-link uri

Opens a URL to an IRC channel, in the following form: ‘irc://



smuxi debug log


smuxi local engine config


smuxi frontend configuration and remote engine list

See Also

smuxi-frontend-stfl(1), smuxi-server(1), smuxi-message-buffer(1)



Smuxi, including this frontend, was written by Mirco Bauer. Contributions to this frontend were also made by George Karavasilev and Oliver Schneider.

This manpage was written by Calvin Buckley.

Referenced By

smuxi-frontend-stfl(1), smuxi-message-buffer(1), smuxi-server(1).

June 2, 2015