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Re: What are the best windowed IRC clients, and which are apt-get'able?

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On Tuesday 21 October 2003 12:36 pm, Anders Ellenshøj Andersen wrote:
> On Tuesday 21 October 2003 19:54, Robin wrote:
> > First of all, KVIrc 3 is still in beta (according to the website) and has
> > been for a very long time, and I didn't want to package beta software for
> > Debian. Every now and then I took a look at it, it still appeared very
> > much developers-only version.
> It looks ready to go to me. According to Szymon Stefanek, the only thing
> keeping it from going final is unicode support. In a recent post he
> actually said that he thought it should have been released without it and
> add it in for v3.1.
> > Secondly, I just don't like the way KVIrc 3 looks. Its UI is too
> > clunky for my tastes. I have to admit some of the UI ideas in KVIrc are
> Well I like it. Sure it could be improved but I don't think that should
> stop it from being available. Can't we have both and let users decide?
> One thing that does bother me is that last time I tried to compile it, it
> needed legacy qt headers which doesn't sound good to me.
> Anders
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Robin & Anders:
I also like Kvirc3 and would like to see it packaged for Sarge. Robin I am 
using your Kvirc3_2.99.beta3-cvs20030826-16_i386.deb, this package installed 
on my current sarge and works well and meets my needs. Please keep up the 
good work it is appreciated.
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