free, distributed and user-friendly IRC / Twitter / XMPP / Campfire / JabbR client for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X based on GNOME / GTK+

Supported Services

Gitter.im

Login to this Gitter page to obtain the token you need to use as the password for the IRC connection. Now add a new server from Smuxi's menu: Server -> Add and fill in the following details:

  • Protocol: IRC
  • Hostname: irc.gitter.im
  • Network: gitter
  • Port: 6697
  • Nickname: your GitHub account name, e.g. meebey
  • Username: same as the nickname, e.g. meebey
  • Password: token from the Gitter page as explained above
  • Use Encryption: checked / enabled

Connect to Gitter by clicking the Connect button from the Smuxi menu bar, select irc.gitter.im and confirm with the Connect button.

Google Talk / gTalk

Protocol: XMPP Hostname: talk.google.com Port: 5222 Username: you@gmail.com Password: your password or an Google application password Use Encryption: checked / enabled

2 factor auth: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/185833?hl=en

plain password auth: https://www.google.com/settings/security/lesssecureapps