Install ekg2-core by entering the following commands in the terminal:
sudo apt update sudo apt install ekg2-core
instant messenger and IRC client for UNIX systems - main program
EKG2 is an open source instant messenger program for UNIX systems. The program has a plugin-based structure, and supports multiple protocols, currently Jabber, ICQ, Gadu-Gadu, IRC, RivChat, PolChat, NNTP and RSS. . This package contains the main program and those plugins which do not have large dependencies. It does NOT contain the text or graphical user interface plugins.