Command-line interface for Telegram. Uses the readline interface.
Telegram-cli is a command-line interface for Telegram, using the Telegram
API and libopenssl for encryption. Type help to list all commands, the app
comes with exhaustive tab-completion.
Source code available at https://github.com/vysheng/tg
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install telegram-cli, simply use the following command: