install lastest weechat [debian 64bit]

if you want an easy gui irc client:
sudo apt-get install hexchat

installl weechat from repo:
sudo apt-get install weechat #irc client
sudo apt-get purge weechat

install latest weechat from homepage:
get the packages:
wget https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-core_1.4-1_amd64.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-curses_1.4-1_amd64.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-dbg_1.4-1_amd64.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-dev_1.4-1_all.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-doc_1.4-1_all.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat-plugins_1.4-1_amd64.deb \
https://weechat.org/debian/dists/stable/main/binary-amd64/weechat_1.4-1_all.deb

install the packages:
sudo dpkg -i weechat-core_*_amd64.deb \
weechat-curses_*_amd64.deb \
weechat-plugins_*_amd64.deb \
weechat-dbg_*_amd64.deb \
weechat-dev_*_all.deb \
weechat-doc_*_all.deb \
weechat_1*_all.deb

remove downloaded deb files:
rm weechat*.deb

fix missing dependencies:
sudo apt-get install -f

usage weechat:
https://weechat.org/files/doc/devel/weechat_quickstart.en.html
weechat
/connect freenode
/join #channelname
/exit

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