On June 26th, 2023, WeeChat will turn 20!
Project started on June 26th, 2003. It has grew a lot over time, thanks to contributions and ideas from a lot of users.
Today, WeeChat has:
- 286.778 lines of code
- 179.994 lines of documentation
- 12.146 commits
- 85 versions released: 69 major, 16 patch
- 297 feature requests open
- 91 bugs open
- 170 contributors — thank you all! ♥
To celebrate the 20th anniversary and the release of the next major version, a live streaming is organized on Saturday, June 24th, 7pm UTC.
Around the world: San Francisco: 12pm – Montreal: 3pm – Paris: 9pm – Tokyo: 4am (June, 25th) – Sydney: 5am (June, 25th).
Agenda of this live session, in English and recorded:
- History of the project
- Demo of the new features in 4.0.0
- Live release of 4.0.0
- The future of WeeChat
During the live, you can ask questions or react either in youtube or in channel #weechat-live (irc.libera.chat).
I look forward to seeing many of you there!