Open Source XChat for Linux Alternatives

    XChat for Linux is described as 'XChat is an IRC chat program for both Linux and Windows. It allows you to join multiple IRC channels (chat rooms) at the same time, talk publicly, private one-on-one conversations etc. Even file transfers are possible'. There are more than 50 alternatives to XChat for Linux for various platforms. The best alternative is Pidgin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like XChat for Linux are HexChat (Free, Open Source), irssi (Free, Open Source), Quassel IRC (Free, Open Source) and WeeChat (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 6, 2020