How To Install Smuxi IRC Client In Ubuntu

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Hello unixmen readers,

In this tutorial I will teach you how to install Smuxi, a nice cross-platform irc client that targets the Gnome desktop. I have been using it for a while now and I am very impressed by the speed on which this application performs. After installing Smuxi irc client you can easily open, join or find a group chat. I find this client very useful when I am looking for help in the Linux community.

Smuxi has the following features:

- Full Keyboard Control
- Message / Command History
- Configurable Command Character
- Quick Connect Dialog (simply connect to any server)
- Open / Join Chat Dialog
- Find Group Chat Dialog
- Sorted and Reorderable Tabs
- Colors are checked and adjusted for optimum contrast
- Clickable URLs
- Word Wrapping
- Configurable Highlight Words
- Markerlines which divide old messages from new messages
- Toggle-able menubar

How to install Smuxi irc client in Ubuntu? Open a new terminal (CTRL+ALT+T) and run the following command.

sudo apt-get install smuxi-frontend-gnome

Then go under Internet  and launch  Smuxi IRC Client from there.

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