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Gajim as default messenger
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It would be a huge advance in usability if Whonix had a pre-installed IM client. Gajim, though not perfect, is by far the best choice.

Notes on our wiki

It seems that stream isolation is the only blocker to including it. We can discuss that here or on the forums (, but I'm thinking that "stream isolation as a requirement" keeps our hands clean in the event of a highly sophisticated attack, while letting our users fumble in in the dark (such as installing pidgin, or installing gajim but not configuring it) or giving up.

gajim python-nbxmpp gajim-omemo gajim-httpupload