|Platform:||Linux, BSD, Mac OS X|
|License:||GNU General Public License v3|
WeeChat is a standalone, text-based IRC client written in C, first made public on 5 July 2003. IRC protocol support is implemented as a module and also Jabber is supported, Twitter support is in progress. Many scripts are available, the client features scripting in Perl, Python, Ruby, Lua and Tcl.
WeeChat 0.4.2 was released in October 2013