Install command:
brew install mcabber

Console Jabber client

License: GPL-2.0-or-later

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/mcabber.json

Formula code: mcabber.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
big sur
Intel sonoma
big sur
high sierra
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 1.1.2
head ⚡️ HEAD

Depends on:

glib 2.80.2 Core application library for C
gpgme 1.23.2 Library access to GnuPG
libgcrypt 1.10.3 Cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG
libidn 1.42 International domain name library
libotr 4.1.1 Off-The-Record (OTR) messaging library
loudmouth 1.5.4 Lightweight C library for the Jabber protocol

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
A configuration file is necessary to start mcabber. The template is here:
And there is a Getting Started Guide you will need to setup Mcabber:


Installs (30 days)
mcabber 28
Installs on Request (30 days)
mcabber 28
Build Errors (30 days)
mcabber 0
Installs (90 days)
mcabber 125
Installs on Request (90 days)
mcabber 125
Installs (365 days)
mcabber 653
Installs on Request (365 days)
mcabber 653
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