Otr plugin for gajim

How to install OTR plugin in gajim? I re-read the documentation, but could not find a solution, please help.

gajim OTR is discouraged.

https://dev.gajim.org/gajim/gajim-plugins/wikis/OffTheRecordPlugin says

  • There are some bugs that can lead to accidently sending plaintext. It is recommended to use PGP or OMEMO instead. See OMEMO.
  • The plugin won’t work with Gajim >= 1.0 as it was not ported to python3. There is no port planned.

What about using OMEMO instead?

https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Chat#Gajim says

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install gajim gajim-omemo gajim-httpupload

if the interlocutor OTP I will not be able to communicate with him… [OMEMO] not common

Whonix wiki page about chat https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Chat currently has to chat client documented that supports OTR.


Your issue isn’t specific to Whonix. It could also be resolved out as per https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Free_Support_Principle.

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