A new version of oft-forgot desktop Jabber client Gaijm has been released.

Version 0.14 sees the chatty app add several new features: –

  • Audio / video chat
  • Improve startup time
  • Groupchat auto-rejoin
  • Geolocation (with geoclue)

A full changelog can be found here.


Installing the latest Gaijm – and automatically staying up-to-date with the latest releases as and when they ship – is just  a PPA away.

Open a terminal (Applications > Accessories > Terminal) and enter the following two lines separately carefully.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gajim/gajim-ppa

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gaijm

Merci, Yi Sun-Sin

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