Gajim on postmarketOS
First setup the dependencies
sudo apk add g++ python3-dev py3-gobject3 alpine-sdk openssl-dev libffi-dev gettext
Then download the source tarball from https://gajim.org/downloads.php?lang=en#source unpack it, enter the directory and execute
pip3 install --user .
This should even create a
- [N900] At the first start Gajim used 100% CPU for a longer time - this was probably due to the fact that I was a member of a few big MUCs.
- [N900] It's not extremely fast...
- some icons seem to be missing
Possible first steps
It may be a good idea to start the MUCs minimized, for a more mobile-friendly UX.
Which server should I choose?
See this page for information about compliance with modern XMPP extensions: https://conversations.im/compliance/