Is Telegram free?

#1

Hello,
I would know more about this Telegram version
https://f-droid.org/en/packages/org.telegram.messenger/
why does he say that this app is not completely free?
what I would to know is if the client I’m going to install contains libraries or proprietary object code … I try to avoid proprietary software, even partially. Thanks

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#2

Hello,
We don’t allow proprietary libraries in F-Droid, so Telegram was patched to remove the proprietary parts.
The warning just says that the official Telegram app (the one on Play Store) contains proprietary libraries.

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#3

The server is also not (completely) free.

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#4

Also keep in mind that the server software is closed sourced.

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