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.
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)
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/.