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WeeChat script for Off-the-Record messaging

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WeeChat script for Off-the-Record messaging

DISCLAIMER: This script makes every effort to securely provide OTR messaging in WeeChat but offers no guarantee. Please report any security holes you find.

Testing and security auditing are appreciated.


This script requires the Pure Python OTR package to be installed:

pip install python-potr

The latest release version of WeeChat OTR can be found in the WeeChat scripts repository.

To install manually, download from GitHub and save it in ~/.weechat/python. Then either symlink it into ~/.weechat/python/autoload or /python load python/ in WeeChat.

Latest unstable version from GitHub


IRC channel: #weechat-otr on Freenode.

Create GitHub issues/pull requests for questions, comments and patches or email or


Thanks to Kjell Braden for the Pure Python OTR library and the Gajim Python plugin which was used as a reference.

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