ssh-contact - establish SSH connections to your IM contacts using Telepathy (metapackage)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ssh-contact
Package version 0.7
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 27 B
Download size 1.77 KB
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SSH-Contact is a client/service tool that makes easy to connect your telepathy
IM contacts via SSH. No need to care about dynamic IP, NAT, port forwarding
or firewalls anymore; if you can chat with a friend, you can also SSH him.
This package is a metapackage that depends on both ssh-contact-client and


Package Version Architecture Repository
ssh-contact_0.7-1_all.deb 0.7 all Ubuntu Universe
ssh-contact - - -


Name Value
ssh-contact-client -
ssh-contact-service -


Type URL
Binary Package ssh-contact_0.7-1_all.deb
Source Package ssh-contact

Install Howto

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




2012-04-17 - Laurent Bigonville <>
ssh-contact (0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Bump libtelepathy-glib-dev build-dependency
* debian/control: Make ssh-contact-client depends against
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no further changes)
2011-05-12 - Laurent Bigonville <>
ssh-contact (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no further changes)
- Bump libglib2.0-dev build-dependency
2011-01-29 - Laurent Bigonville <>
ssh-contact (0.5-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/watch: Do not call uupdate
2010-12-16 - Jonny Lamb <>
ssh-contact (0.4-2) experimental; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Upped build-dep version on telepathy-glib.
+ Removed whitespace.
+ Added intltool build-dep.
2010-12-16 - Jonny Lamb <>
ssh-contact (0.4-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: Add myself to uploaders.
* debian/watch: Updated to new releases directory.
* debian/control: Upped Standards-Version. (no changes)
2010-07-19 - Laurent Bigonville <>
ssh-contact (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #589626)

See Also

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ssh-krb5_7.2p2-4_all.deb secure shell client and server (transitional package)
sshcommand_0~20160110.1~2795f65-1_all.deb turn SSH into a thin client specifically for your command
sshfp_1.2.2-4_all.deb DNS SSHFP records generator
sshfs_2.5-1ubuntu1_i386.deb filesystem client based on SSH File Transfer Protocol
sshguard_1.6.0-1_i386.deb Protects from brute force attacks against ssh
sshpass_1.05-1_i386.deb Non-interactive ssh password authentication
sshuttle_0.76-1_all.deb Transparent proxy server for VPN over SSH
ssl-cert-check_3.27-2_all.deb proactively handling X.509 certificate expiration
ssldump_0.9b3-4.1ubuntu1_i386.deb An SSLv3/TLS network protocol analyzer
sslh_1.17-2_i386.deb Applicative protocol multiplexer
sslscan_1.8.2-2_i386.deb Fast SSL scanner
sslsniff_0.8-4.2build1_i386.deb SSL/TLS man-in-the-middle attack tool
sslsplit_0.4.11+dfsg-2_i386.deb transparent and scalable SSL/TLS interception
sslstrip_0.9-1_all.deb SSL/TLS man-in-the-middle attack tool