finch - text-based multi-protocol instant messaging client

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name finch
Package version 2.10.10
Package release 1~deb7u1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 805 B
Download size 302.19 KB
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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.


Package Version Architecture Repository
finch_2.10.10-1~deb7u3_i386.deb 2.10.10 i386 Debian Security Updates Main
finch_2.10.10-1~deb7u3_amd64.deb 2.10.10 amd64 Debian Security Updates Main
finch_2.10.10-1~deb7u1_i386.deb 2.10.10 i386 Debian Main
finch - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libgstreamer0.10-0 >= 0.10.10
libncursesw5 >= 5.6+20070908
libpurple0 >= 2.8.0
libtinfo5 -
libxml2 >= 2.7.4
pidgin-data << 2.10.10-z
pidgin-data >= 2.10.10


Type URL
Binary Package finch_2.10.10-1~deb7u1_amd64.deb
Source Package pidgin

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install finch deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install finch




See pidgin_2.10.10-1~deb7u1_amd64.deb changelog.

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