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Bug 3716 - ridiculous requirement for installation of xchat
Summary: ridiculous requirement for installation of xchat
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: xchat
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-06-24 21:46 UTC by markoni
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-07-06 15:54:56 UTC

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Description markoni 1999-06-24 21:46:47 UTC
I tried to install xchat-0.9.7 but the library was required. Later I realised that its
part of gnome. I have nothing against gnome but I am simply
using KDE and I do not wish to download all these MEGABYTES
through my expensive 33.6 bbs line just for that library.
Is there a possibility to actually create a tiny package
just with this library?

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 1999-07-06 15:54:59 UTC
Red Hat ships GNOME as its default desktop environment, and xchat
is a GNOME enabled IRC client.  That is the reason for the

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