How to Install The Latest HexChat IRC Client in Ubuntu 16.04

This tutorial is going to show you how to install the latest HexChat GTK+ IRC client and receive future software updates along with other system updates. HexChat is a XChat based IRC client that’s completely free for Windows and Unix-like systems. It features Python and Perl scripting support, a plugin API, multiple server/channel windows, spell… Continue reading How to Install The Latest HexChat IRC Client in Ubuntu 16.04

HexChat 2.9.6 Released, Install it Ubuntu / Linux Mint via PPA

HexChat is an IRC client based on XChat, it was originally called XChat-WDK. The latest HexChat 2.9.6 has been released with many improvements and bug fixes. HexChat 2.9.6 expanded SASL support to include BLOWFISH and AES encryption and EXTERNAL for using client certs, added server-time support so bouncers like ZNC can print their playback and… Continue reading HexChat 2.9.6 Released, Install it Ubuntu / Linux Mint via PPA

Install HexChat via PPA in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy

HexChat is an IRC client based on XChat, but unlike XChat it’s completely free for both Windows and Unix-like systems. HexChat was originally called XChat-WDK which in turn was a successor of freakschat. Features: Easy to use and customizable interface Cross-platform on Windows and Unix-like OSes Highly scriptable with Python and Perl Translated in multiple… Continue reading Install HexChat via PPA in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy