hexchat - A popular and easy to use graphical IRC (chat) client

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name hexchat
Package version 2.12.4
Package release lp150.1.8
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 1015.70 KB
Download size 371.60 KB
Official Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
HexChat is an easy to use graphical IRC chat client for the X Window System.
It allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time,
talk publicly, private one-on-one conversations etc. Even file transfers
are possible.


Package Version Architecture Repository
hexchat - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libcanberra.so.0()(64bit) -
libcrypto.so.1.1()(64bit) -
libcrypto.so.1.1(OPENSSL_1_1_0)(64bit) -
libdbus-glib-1.so.2()(64bit) -
libgdk-x11-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgdk_pixbuf-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgio-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libglib-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgmodule-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgobject-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libgtk-x11-2.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libnotify.so.4()(64bit) -
libpango-1.0.so.0()(64bit) -
libpci.so.3()(64bit) -
libpci.so.3(LIBPCI_3.0)(64bit) -
libpci.so.3(LIBPCI_3.3)(64bit) -
libpci.so.3(LIBPCI_3.5)(64bit) -
libproxy.so.1()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libssl.so.1.1()(64bit) -
libssl.so.1.1(OPENSSL_1_1_0)(64bit) -


Name Value
application() -
application(hexchat.desktop) -
hexchat = 2.12.4-lp150.1.8
hexchat(x86-64) = 2.12.4-lp150.1.8
metainfo() -
metainfo(hexchat.appdata.xml) -
mimehandler(x-scheme-handler/irc) -
mimehandler(x-scheme-handler/ircs) -
xchat = 2.12.4


Name Value
xchat < 2.12.4


Type URL
Binary Package hexchat-2.12.4-lp150.1.8.x86_64.rpm
Source Package hexchat-2.12.4-lp150.1.8.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install hexchat rpm package:

# zypper install hexchat




2017-07-03 - astieger@suse.com
- hexchat 2.12.4:
* fix issue with timers causing ping timeouts
* fix building against OpenSSL 1.1
* fix /exec output printing invalid utf8
* replace doat plugin with an internal command
* change how tab colors interact with plugins
- verify source signature
2017-04-15 - mpluskal@suse.com
- Add dependency on iso-codes and hwdata as hexchat tries to use
them (boo#1034310)
2016-11-15 - tingping@fedoraproject.org
- Update dep versions to match actual requirement
- Remove unused build deps
- Remove no longer needed __DATE__ workaround
2016-10-31 - tchvatal@suse.com
- Version update to 2.12.3:
* various small bugfixes in the 2.12 series
* Add LUA scripting support
- Drop patch hexchat-python3.patch
2016-09-05 - tyang@suse.com
- Modified migrate-configuration-from-xchat.patch
Add hexchat-migrate-sh
Realizing the migration job with shell script(bnc#989961)
2016-07-28 - tyang@suse.com
- Modified migrate-configuration-from-xchat.patch.
To realize the migration of servlist.conf file.(bnc#989961)
2016-05-05 - tyang@suse.com
- Add migrate-configuration-from-xchat.patch
Fate#318480:replace xchat with hexchat,automaticly migrate
settings from xchat:
2016-04-18 - nemysis@openSUSE.org
- Remove non existent configure --enable-minimal-flags and --enable-ntlm
2016-04-05 - tchvatal@suse.com
- Provide/Obsolete xchat to ensure those that do not have patterns
containing hexchat to migrate to it.
2016-03-21 - tchvatal@suse.com
- Version update to 2.12.0:
* add support for IRCv3.2
* add cap 3.2
* add sasl 3.2
* add chghost
* add cap-notify
* add support for twitch.tv/membership cap
* add support for SNI (Server Name Indication)
* add ability to do DnD reordering in some settings dialogs
* add option to disable middle-click closing tabs
* rewrite sysinfo plugin
* change formatting, unified across platforms
* fix handling unsupported CPU arch on unix
* rewrite identd plugin
* add ability to change port
* fix handling multiple connections
* fix threading issues
* rewrite checksum plugin
* fix support for very large files
* remove openssl dependency
* remove DH-{AES,BLOWFISH} mechanisms (insecure)
* remove ?IRC? encoding, replaced with UTF-8
* remove ?System Default? encoding, replaced with UTF-8
* remove configure option to disable ipv6
* remove msproxy and socks5 library support (unused)
* change tab-complete to favor other user nicks over own
* change url detection to support unicode
* change decoding to not attempt ISO-8859-1 fixing corruption
* change pluginpref to escape values
* change installer on Windows to not overwrite gtkrc file
* fix numerous crashes (but not #600)
* fix crash on printing very long lines
* fix crash on failing to open log file
* fix crash when using unsorted userlist
* fix crash when timestamp format set to nothing
* fix crash when tab-completeing long strings
* fix crash with long values in pluginpref API
* fix various other unsafe string handling throughout
* fix poor performance with nick indent enabled
* fix fishlim plugin handling networks with server-time
* fix logging hostname of users in new queries
* fix Key Press event sending non-UTF-8 text to plugins
* fix VERSION response on windows 10
* fix get_info(?win_ptr?) from python
* fix running portable-mode from another directory
* fix duplicate timestamps on selection
* fix ?cfgdir argument
* fix mode-button text being cut off
* fix scrollback timestamps with server-time
* fix url handler accepting quoted paths with spaces
* fix using correct encoding when jumping networks
* improve DCC handling large files
* improve python detection in configure
* improve scrollback file handling (corruption, line endings)
* improve build options on unix to be more secure
* update translations
* update network list
- Use python3 not python2
* Add patch hexchat-python3.patch

See Also

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