Introduction to Telepathy Salut

Telepathy Salut is a link-local XMPP (XEP-0174) connection manager for the Telepathy framework.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.6 systemd platform.

Package Information

Telepathy Salut Dependencies


Avahi-0.6.31, GnuTLS-3.3.7 or OpenSSL-1.0.1i, libsoup-2.46.0, and telepathy-glib-0.24.1


Cyrus SASL-2.1.26 and Twisted

User Notes:

Installation of Telepathy Salut

Install Telepathy Salut by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr         \
            --disable-avahi-tests \
            --disable-static      \
            --docdir=/usr/share/doc/telepathy-salut-0.8.1 &&

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-avahi-tests: This switch is used to disable Avahi tests. Remove it if you have installed Twisted and wish to run them.

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.

--with-ssl=openssl: Use this switch if you would like to use OpenSSL-1.0.1i instead of GnuTLS-3.3.7 in case both are installed.


Installed Programs: telepathy-salut
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/telepathy/salut-0 and /usr/share/doc/telepathy-salut-0.8.1

Short Descriptions


is the Telepathy connection manager for link-local XMPP.

Last updated on 2014-08-25 18:22:00 -0700