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Dino is a modern open-source chat client for the desktop, with recent versions working on small screens for mobile. It focuses on providing a clean and reliable Jabber/XMPP experience while having your privacy in mind.

Scale to fit:

App ID:



Phone Compatibility:

2 of 5 Points.

A version with libadwaita support is under development:

How to install:

sudo apt install dino-im


The debian experimental branch has a dino-im package which is built against libhandy (0.3.0-3+handy currently 2022-09-30):

Repo: “vagrant-debian.list: deb UNRELEASED main” (Add this repo to /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ This is a repository signed by from the debian-keyring package. It has an unreleased version of Dino built for Debian with mobian in mind. Both small-screen and encryption work. The desktop version of Dino available in Debian main is functioning on pinephone but with screen-size issues. 2021-Jun-24)

(As of 2021-Apr-28, a working small-screen version of Dino was available in PostmarketOS. See small-screen issues discussed at