wiki:OffTheRecordPlugin

Off-the-Record Encryption for Gajim

Overall description

This plugin provides experimental, potentially insecure support for the chat protocol indepentent OTR encryption. OTR stands for Off-the-Record and is designed to provide encryption, authentication, deniability and perfect forward secrecy. See the creators' website https://otr.cypherpunks.ca for more information on the protocol.

To run this plugin, you need python-potr (>=1.0.0beta1). See https://github.com/python-otr/pure-python-otr. This module is now included in the plugin.

Installation

Use special plugin, that manages automatic download and installation of others plugins, it is called Plugin Installer.

Bugs / Feature Requests

Bugs, feature requests and pull requests are tracked on the GitHub project.

Last modified 17 months ago Last modified on Feb 1, 2015, 12:40:19 PM