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.

License: Apache-2.0

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For full details and additional technical information, see this application's page on the F-Droid wiki.


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.

Version 1.7.1-irssi - Added on 2012-07-02

This version requires Android 1.5 or newer.

This version uses native code and is built for: armeabi

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

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