HexChat is an IRC-based communication and coordination software. It has several advantages over terminal-based IRC utilities. It helps users to navigate easily from one chat server to another.
Here at Ibmi Media, as part of our Server Management Services, we regularly help our Customers to perform related Software Installation queries on Linux systems.
In this context, we shall look into how to install HexChat on Debian 10 Buster Edition.
How to Install HexChat on Debian ?
To install HexChat on Debian, simply execute the below command:
$ sudo apt install hexchat
This will install HexChat from Debian stable repositories.
How to Launch HexChat on Debian ?
You can access HexChat from CLI or from the dashboard by running the below command:
As soon as it is run, it shows a network list to join.
How to Uninstall HexChat from Debian Linux system ?
Simply run the following command and HexChat will be gone from your Debian system:
$ sudo apt remove hexchat
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