WeeChat Qt remote GUI
QWeeChat is a Qt remote GUI for WeeChat written in Python.
- Multi-platform (GNU/Linux, *BSD, Mac OS X, QNX, Windows & others).
- Free software, released under GPLv3.
- Python ≥ 3.7
- PyQt5 or PyQt5 and maybe PySide2 and PySide2 using qtpy
- dev-python/qtconsole; the requirements.txt file says >= 5.5.1 but earlier versions may work just fine
- WeeChat ≥ 0.3.7, on local or remote machine, with relay plugin enabled and listening on a port with protocol "weechat"
Install via source distribution
Look at the Makefile and customize the variables; then
$ make install
You have to add a relay port in WeeChat.
Follow the normal instructions for adding a
/relay add weechat 9000
/relay start weechat
weechat -r '/relay add weechat 9000;/relay start weechat'
and run qweechat either under toxygen, or standalone
python3 -m qweechat
Connect to WeeChat
In QWeeChat, click on connect and enter fields:
hostname: the IP address or hostname of your machine with WeeChat running
port: the relay port (defined in WeeChat)
password: the relay password (defined in WeeChat)
totp: the Time-Based One-Time Password (optional, to set if required by WeeChat)
Options can be changed in file
Copyright © 2011-2022 Sébastien Helleu
This file is part of QWeeChat, a Qt remote GUI for WeeChat.
QWeeChat is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
QWeeChat is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with QWeeChat. If not, see https://www.gnu.org/licenses/.
Up-to-date code is on https://git.plastiras.org/emdee/qweechat