Tox-WeeChat is compliant with all "Required" points in the Tox Client Standard.
- One-to-one chats
- Group chats (text only)
- Proxy support
- Multiple profiles
- Encrypted save files
- File transfer
Tox-WeeChat requires WeeChat (tested with version 2.3) and TokTok c-toxcore (tested with version 0.2.8). CMake 2.8.12 or newer is also required to build. Installation is fairly simple; after getting the source code, compile and install using CMake:
$ mkdir build && cd build $ cmake -DPLUGIN_PATH=~/.weechat/plugins .. $ make install
This installs the plugin binary
tox.so to the recommended location
~/.weechat/plugins. The default location is
If WeeChat or toxcore are installed in a non-standard location, you can try
CMAKE_PREFIX_PATH to find them; see .travis.yml for
- If the plugin does not load automatically, load it with
/plugin load tox. You may have to specify the full path to the plugin binary if you installed it to a non-standard location.
- Create a new profile with
/tox create <profile name>. The data file is stored in
- Load your profile and connect to the Tox network with
/tox load <profile name>.
/help -listfull toxto get a list of all available commands, and
/set tox.*for a list of options.
Long Tox names messing up WeeChat layout
Tox allows names up to 128 bytes long. To prevent long names from taking all your screen space, you can set the following options in WeeChat:
buffers.look.name_size_max(if using buffers.pl)
Tox won't connect through my proxy
Make sure the proxy type, address and port is correct, and that UDP is
Copyright (c) 2018 Håvard Pettersson firstname.lastname@example.org
This file is part of Tox-WeeChat.
Tox-WeeChat is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
Tox-WeeChat is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with Tox-WeeChat. If not, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.