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HexChat

2.10.2

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This package was approved by moderator doc on 12/21/2015.

HexChat is a fork of XChat which is free for Linux and Windows. It was originally named XChat-WDK and was created as an alternative to the Shareware version of XChat for Windows, but changed its name because it went far beyond being a simple Windows only version of XChat and efforts to merge into XChat officially hit a dead-end

To install HexChat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install hexchat --version 2.10.2

To upgrade HexChat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade hexchat --version 2.10.2

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'hexchat'
    $installerType = 'EXE'
    $url = 'https://dl.hexchat.net/hexchat/HexChat%202.10.2%20x86.exe'
    $url64 = 'https://dl.hexchat.net/hexchat/HexChat%202.10.2%20x64.exe'
    $silentArgs = '/SILENT' # "/s /S /q /Q /quiet /silent /SILENT /VERYSILENT"
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url" "$url64"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

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Dependencies

Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Berke Viktor

Copyright

Copyright (C) 1998-2010 Peter Zelezny. Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Berke Viktor.

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Release Notes

https://hexchat.readthedocs.org/en/latest/changelog.html

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
HexChat IRC client 2.12.1.2 1561 Sunday, July 3, 2016 approved
HexChat IRC client 2.12.1 97 Tuesday, May 3, 2016 approved
HexChat IRC client 2.12.0 547 Tuesday, March 15, 2016 approved
HexChat 2.10.2 723 Monday, December 7, 2015 approved
HexChat IRC client 2.10.1 1921 Sunday, November 9, 2014 approved
HexChat IRC client 2.10.0 539 Friday, July 18, 2014  
HexChat IRC client 2.9.6.10 474 Monday, December 23, 2013  
HexChat IRC client 2.9.5 278 Thursday, May 30, 2013  

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