Irssi ConnectBot

Specialised SSH Client

Irssi ConnectBot is a modified version of ConnectBot SSH client for Android. Irssi ConnectBot has features which helps users to use IRC-clients and other utilities through SSH.

  • Doubletap sends meta+a
  • Left/Right swipe changes irc channel
  • Long press opens popup menu with commands

Hacker's Keyboard, AnySoftKeyboard: SSH and the Android PC-keyboard-layout in Android 4.1 are well suited to terminal work.



Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.7.1-irssi (393) - Added on 2012-07-02

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • modify or delete the contents of your shared storage
      Allows the app to write the contents of your shared storage.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
    • read the contents of your shared storage
      Allows the app to read the contents of your shared storage.

    Download APK 0.8 MiB PGP Signature