WeeChat is a fast, light and extensible chat client, with a text-based user interface.
It is released under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 3.

Important: since 2009, the official WeeChat website has moved to https://weechat.org/.

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Version 0.0.5 ()

WeeChat 0.0.5 is available!

News since last version are:
- info bar with highlight from other channels, can be modified by Perl scripts
- /set command (configuration can be modified while WeeChat is running)
- new command line parameter: "-c" to see config options
- nick is now un*x username in default config
- secured code to prevent any buffer overflow
- many bugs fixed

WeeChat download page
v0.0.5 ChangeLog

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Version 0.0.4 ()

WeeChat 0.0.4 is available!

News since last version are:
- Perl scripts support, with auto-load
- highlight
- Ctrl-C now intercepted (ignored)
- debug messages can be enabled via ./configure --enbale-debug option
- many bugs fixed

WeeChat download page

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WeeChat scripts page ()

WeeChat scripts page (today Perl scripts only) has been added.
On this page you can submit your script (need to be approved by WeeChat development team).

Nota: Perl scripts required version of WeeChat > 0.0.3, so today you must download develepment version.

WeeChat scripts page
WeeChat development version

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Version 0.0.3 ()

WeeChat 0.0.3 is available!

News since last version are:
- script ./configure to build WeeChat
- French translation
- new commands: stats, service, squit, motd, lusers, links, time, trace, admin, info, servlist, squery, who, whowas, die, summon, users, wallops, userhost, ison, ctcp ping
- many bugs fixed

WeeChat download page

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WeeChat documentation ()

First version of WeeChat users guide is available. Many formats: PDF, html, text and texinfo (source document).

Note: this documentation is not finished and we're still looking for translators, feel free to contact us ;)

WeeChat User Guide

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Version 0.0.2 ()

WeeChat 0.0.2 is available!

News since last version are:
- added commands /rehash and /restart
- command and auto-join channels when connected to server
- new commands for alias: /alias, /unalias (new section in config file)
- config is now saved automatically when quitting WeeChat, /save command added
- new commands for servers: /server, /connect, /disconnect
- added autoconnect flag for each server in config file
- added "look_set_title" option in config file
- term window title is modified with WeeChat name and version
- CTCP version returns more info (about OS)
- many bugs fixed (including nicklist display bug)

WeeChat download page

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WeeChat 0.0.1 released! ()

WeeChat, the fast, light and extensible IRC client, is released for the first time, version 0.0.1.
CVS is opened on Savannah page.
Warning, this is still Alpha version, all IRC commands are not yet developed and lot of work is to be done.
In this version, there is:
- Curses front-end (other front-end are not yet developed),
- almost all IRC commands from RFC1459,
- multi-servers,
- configuration file,
- completion, commands history,
- etc.
(see ChangeLog and TODO files)

Note to people who wants to help us:
- we're looking for translations for WeeChat and documentation (not written today), for example german, spanish, italian, etc.
- we're looking too for people which knows other OS (like *BSD, GNU/Hurd, etc.) to port WeeChat.

All suggestions and bug reports are welcome, look at WeeChat support page for contacting us.

WeeChat download page
WeeChat support

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New WeeChat screenshot ()

IRC Client WeeChat is under development, a new screenshot is available: nick list and window for each channel.
This version is still unstable and doesn't implement all IRC commands.
Current developments are:
- IRC protocol,
- configuration file management,
- ncurses front-end (color display, window management),
- Gtk+ and Qt front-ends.

WeeChat screenshot
Version alpha 0.0.1 (under développement)

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WeeChat screenshot ()

First WeeChat screenshot is available (version with ncurses interface).
This chat client is under development, first stable version will be available soon. Thanks for your patience…

WeeChat screenshot

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WeeChat - Wee Enhanced Environment for Chat ()

WeeChat project is started.

It is a chat client, with many features like:
- irc client,
- many GUI: text, ncurses and gtk,
- multi-platforms,
- fast, light and extensible with scripts.
- etc.

WeeChat homepage

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