hexchat - IRC client for X based on X-Chat 2

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name hexchat
Package version 2.10.2
Package release 1ubuntu3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 878 B
Download size 312.97 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
HexChat is a graphical IRC client with a GTK+ GUI. Features include Python
and Perl scripting support, a plugin API, multiple server/channel windows,
spell checking, multiple authentication methods including SASL,
and customizable notifications. For more information on IRC,
see http://irchelp.org/.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hexchat_2.10.2-1ubuntu3_i386.deb 2.10.2 i386 Ubuntu Universe
hexchat - - -


Name Value
hexchat-common = 2.10.2-1ubuntu3
libc6 >= 2.14
libcanberra0 >= 0.2
libdbus-glib-1-2 >= 0.88
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.25.2
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.41.1
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libnotify4 >= 0.7.0
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.29.4
libproxy1v5 >= 0.4.11
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0


Name Value
irc -


Type URL
Binary Package hexchat_2.10.2-1ubuntu3_amd64.deb
Source Package hexchat

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install hexchat deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install hexchat




2015-12-18 - Colin Watson <cjwatson@ubuntu.com>
hexchat (2.10.2-1ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for Perl 5.22.1.
2015-10-15 - Sebastien Bacher <seb128@ubuntu.com>
hexchat (2.10.2-1ubuntu2) wily; urgency=medium
* debian/hexchat.install:
- don't install the manpage in two binaries
2015-10-14 - Sebastien Bacher <seb128@ubuntu.com>
hexchat (2.10.2-1ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
* debian/hexchat.install:
- install files missing since the split, include pkgconfig needed 
to build xchat-gnome
2015-08-10 - Steve Langasek <steve.langasek@ubuntu.com>
hexchat (2.10.2-1build1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild against libproxy1v5
2014-11-28 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat (2.10.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Includes upstream fixes for POODLE vulnerability 
* Split plugins into modular packages rather than having all 
binaries in the main hexchat package
2014-11-16 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat (2.10.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix ubuntu_defaults.patch (LP: #1390851)
* Disable SSLv3
2014-08-18 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat (2.10.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* No longer build-depend on libsexy-dev
* URL handler dialog now labeled Iceweasel rather than Firefox
2014-06-01 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat (2.10.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Removed patches for issues fixed by upstream
* Added default servers and recommended channels for debian 
and ubuntu (LP: #1294415)
* Upstream commit fa955a0f fixes xdcc segfault (Closes: #745764)
2014-02-25 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat ( unstable; urgency=low
* Now using dh-autoreconf instead of autotools-dev (Closes: #739630)
* Added gvfs-bin as Recommends so default url handlers work 
(Closes: #740006)
* Added unifont as Suggests for unicode symbol support
* Included png,svg icons in package 
2014-02-03 - Jesse Rhodes <drubo@drubo.net>
hexchat ( unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #702075)

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