Third release candidate (version 0.3.0-rc3) for future version 0.3.0 is available.
Second release candidate (version 0.3.0-rc2) for future version 0.3.0 is available.
First release candidate (version 0.3.0-rc1) for future version 0.3.0 is available. No major feature will be added until version 0.3.0 will be released.
WeeChat 0.2.6.3 is available. This release fixes a bug with detection of gnutls.
WeeChat 0.2.6.2 is available. This release fixes a charset decoding problem of version 0.2.6.1.
WeeChat 0.2.6.1 is available. This release fixes a crash when receiving some special chars in IRC messages.
It is strongly recommended to upgrade to this version for all users of version 0.2.6 (versions 0.2.5 or older are not affected by this bug).
Development of Jabber plugin for WeeChat has started and a first alpha version is available.
Note: many features are missing, like TLS connection, buddy list management, presence information, MUC and transports.
A new blog about WeeChat development has been added. It announces all new features in development version and let you discuss about future of WeeChat.
Feel free to read it and add comments!
Next WeeChat version (codename "revolution") is under development.
Large part of code was rewritten, it's now faster, easier, and more extensible.
List of new features and screenshots can be found on wiki page (see link below).
Today there's no planed release date, some features are still missing, and there's lot of work until a stable version.
We need help, like beta testers, to test this version. You can look at wiki page for more info.
To be continued in some months for other news…
WeeChat 0.2.6 is available!
News since last version are:
- new license (GPLv3)
- added hotlist sort
- added scroll option to /buffer command
- added key to jump to previous buffer
- fixed bugs with IRC color in messages, now color codes are inserted in command line with ^Cc (Ctrl-C + c), ^Cb, etc. instead of %C, %B, etc.
- improved /server command: now possible to copy and rename servers
- improved /connect command: now possible to connect to a temporary server without creating it with /server
- many bugs fixed and other new features.