Open source Instant messaging for FreeBSD

Empathy

Empathy consists of a rich set of reusable instant messaging widgets, and a GNOME client using those widgets. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Gajim

The goal of Gajim is to provide a full featured and easy to use Jabber client. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows

Jitsi

Jitsi (formerly SIP Communicator) is an audio/video and chat communicator that supports protocols such as SIP, XMPP/Jabber, AIM/ICQ, Windows Live, Yahoo! and many other useful features. (Apache)

Cross-platform

Konversation

Konversation is a graphical Internet Relay Chat client (IRC). (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD

Pidgin

Pidgin is a multi-protocol Instant Messaging client that allows you to use all of your IM accounts at once. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows

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