Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: February 2010
empathy - GNOME multi-protocol chat and call client
GNOME multi-protocol chat and call client
Instant messaging program supporting text, voice, video, file transfers
and inter-application communication over many different protocols,
including: AIM, MSN, Google Talk (Jabber/XMPP), Facebook, Yahoo!, Salut,
Gadu-Gadu, Groupwise, ICQ and QQ.
The main user interface consists of a contact list window and an icon in the
- -n, --no-connect
Don't connect on startup
- -h, --start-hidden
Don't display the contact list or any other dialogs on startup
- -v, --version
If set, debug output will go to the given file rather than to stderr.
May be set to "all" for full debug output, or various undocumented options
(which may change from release to release) to filter the output.
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for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
The Telepathy project
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