XChat is an IRC chat program. It allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time, talk publicly, have private one-on-one conversations, etc. File transfers are also possible.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.4 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://www.xchat.org/files/source/2.8/xchat-2.8.8.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: 6775c44f38e84d06c06c336b32c4a452
Download size: 1.4 MB
Estimated disk space required: 40 MB
Estimated build time: 0.4 SBU
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/xchat
Install XChat by running the following commands:
patch -Np1 -i ../xchat-2.8.8-glib-2.31-1.patch && LIBS+="-lgmodule-2.0" \ ./configure --prefix=/usr \ --sysconfdir=/etc \ --enable-shm && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
make install && install -v -m755 -d /usr/share/doc/xchat-2.8.8 && install -v -m644 README faq.html \ /usr/share/doc/xchat-2.8.8
--sysconfdir=: Setting the
sysconfdir using this parameter will ensure that the sysconfdir is
consistent with the installation environment and the package will
be installed in the correct location.
parameter is used to enable XShm for fast tinting.
--enable-ipv6: Enable IPv6
support in xchat.
Last updated on 2013-09-06 12:06:41 -0700