The net-im category contains instant messaging software.

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bitlbee irc to IM gateway that support multiple IM protocols
bitlbee-facebook Facebook protocol plugin for BitlBee
bitlbee-steam Steam protocol plugin for BitlBee
centerim CenterIM is a ncurses ICQ/Yahoo!/AIM/IRC/MSN/Jabber/GaduGadu/RSS/LiveJournal Client
choqok Free/Open Source micro-blogging client by KDE
coccinella Jabber Client With a Built-in Whiteboard and VoIP (jingle)
corebird Native GTK+3 Twitter client
coturn coturn TURN server project
cpop GTK+ network popup message client. Compatible with the jpop protocol
dianara Qt-based client for the distributed social network
dino Modern Jabber/XMPP Client using GTK+/Vala
discord-bin All-in-one voice and text chat for gamers
ejabberd Robust, scalable and extensible XMPP server
ekg2 Text-based, multi-protocol instant messenger
empathy Telepathy instant messaging and video/audio call client for GNOME
err Multiprotocol chatbot designed to be easily deployable and maintainable
gajim Jabber client written in PyGTK
gg-transport Gadu-Gadu transport for Jabber
gitter-bin Chat and network platform
jabber-base Jabber servers and transports layout package
kadu An open source Gadu-Gadu and Jabber/XMPP protocol Instant Messenger client
kouchat KouChat is a simple serverless chat client for local area networks
libcommuni A cross-platform IRC framework written with Qt
librvp An RVP (Microsoft Exchange Instant Messaging) plugin for Pidgin
mattermost-desktop-bin Mattermost Desktop application
mcabber A small Jabber console client with various features, like MUC, SSL, PGP
minbif IRC gateway to IM networks
openfire Openfire (formerly wildfire) real time collaboration (RTC) server
openmittsu An open source chat client for Threema-style end-to-end encrypted chat networks
pidgin GTK Instant Messenger client
poezio Console XMPP client that looks like most famous IRC clients
profanity A console based XMPP client inspired by Irssi
prosody Prosody is a flexible communications server for Jabber/XMPP written in Lua
psi Qt XMPP client
purple-events Allows a fine-grained control over libpurple events
pyicq-t Python based jabber transport for ICQ
qtox Most feature-rich GUI for net-libs/tox using Qt5
ricochet Privacy-focused instant messaging through Tor hidden services
sendxmpp A perl-script to send xmpp (jabber), similar to what mail(1) does for mail
signal-desktop-bin Allows you to send and receive messages of Signal Messenger on your computer
silc-toolkit SDK for the SILC protocol
skype-dbus-mock Mocked systemd dbus interface for skype 8.30+
skypeforlinux Instant messaging client, with support for audio and video
slack-bin Team collaboration tool
spectrum2 An open source instant messaging transport
swift An elegant, secure, adaptable and intuitive XMPP Client
telegram-desktop-bin Official desktop client for Telegram (binary package)
telepathy-connection-managers Meta-package for Telepathy Connection Managers
telepathy-logger Daemon that centralizes the communication logging within the Telepathy framework
telepathy-mission-control An account manager and channel dispatcher for the Telepathy framework
tkabber A jabber client written in Tcl/Tk
toxic A curses-based client for Tox
transwhat A WhatsApp XMPP Gateway based on Spectrum 2 and Yowsup 2
turses Command line twitter client
vacuum Qt Crossplatform Jabber client
yowsup A library that enables you to build applications which use the WhatsApp service
ysm A console ICQ client supporting versions 7/8


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