profanity - console based XMPP client

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name profanity
Package version 0.4.7
Package release 1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 577 B
Download size 153.24 KB
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Profanity is a console based instant messaging client for XMPP (Jabber)
protocol based chat. It is written in C and ncurses, and is inspired
by popular IRC client IRSSI.
Profanity's features are:
* XMPP chat services, including GoogleTalk and Facebook.
* OTR (off the record) message encryption.
* Complex roster management with grouping.
* Desktop notifications via libnotify.
* Flexible resource and priority settings.
* Support for colorthemes.
* Support for plugins in C, Python, Ruby, and Lua.
* MUC (multi user chatroom) support.


Package Version Architecture Repository
profanity_0.4.7-1build1_i386.deb 0.4.7 i386 Ubuntu Universe
profanity - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libcurl3-gnutls >= 7.16.2
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.31.8
libgpgme11 >= 1.2.0
libncursesw5 >= 6
libnotify4 >= 0.7.0
libotr5 >= 4.0.0
libreadline6 >= 6.0
libstrophe0 >= 0.8.6
libtinfo5 >= 6
libuuid1 >= 2.16


Type URL
Binary Package profanity_0.4.7-1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package profanity

Install Howto

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




2016-02-07 - Matthias Klose <>
profanity (0.4.7-1build1) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for ncurses6 transition.
2015-09-26 - Dariusz Dwornikowski <>
profanity (0.4.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.4.7
* Removed d/patches/add-cflags-linking.patch
* Added fix-spelling patch
* d/control:
- added libreadline-dev to Build-Deps
- added libgpgme11-dev to Build-Deps
- added uuid-dev to Build-Deps
* d/rules:
- enabled gpg support
2015-03-13 - Dariusz Dwornikowski <>
profanity (0.4.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.4.6 (Closes: #780362)
2014-11-10 - Dariusz Dwornikowski <>
profanity (0.4.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.4.5
* Removed fix-spelling.patch
- fixed in upstream
* Removed endian.patch
- fixed in upstream
* d/copyright
- reomoved entry for endian.patch
2014-10-21 - Dariusz Dwornikowski <>
profanity (0.4.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added fix for FTBS on big endian architectures (Closes: #766171)
* Bump standards to 3.9.6 no changes needed
* Added copyright information for d/patches/endian.patch
2014-08-27 - Dariusz Dwornikowski <>
profanity (0.4.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release (Closes: #745872)

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profnet-chop_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for profchop
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profnet-isis_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for profisis
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profnet-norsnet_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for norsnet
profnet-prof_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for profacc
profnet-snapfun_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for snapfun
profphd-net_1.0.22-2_amd64.deb neural network architecture for profphd
profphd-utils_1.0.10-2_amd64.deb profphd helper utilities convert_seq and filter_hssp
profphd_1.0.42-1_all.deb secondary structure and solvent accessibility predictor
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