[TEAM] Drop XChat for 14.10

Alexander Bender bender at bendertron.com
Thu Jul 31 21:35:58 UTC 2014

On 07/31/2014 05:32 PM, Elizabeth K. Joseph wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 5:10 AM, Simon Steinbeiß <simon at xfce.org> wrote:
>> In short, what we're voting on is whether to drop XChat for Xubuntu
>> 14.10.
> +1
> XChat is unmaintained so I'm pretty uncomfortable with keeping it
> around as an app we're "supporting" by continuing to ship it by
> default.
> Pidgin is fine for very IRC basic usage and the interface is familiar
> to anyone using pidgin group chats for other IM services. It seems to
> me that anyone wanting anything more advanced will have (or develop)
> an IRC client preference anyway.
Even as an XChat user on Xubuntu, I feel that is the correct course of

Alex Bender

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