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Set irssi under debian to use freenode server

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Very short manual on how to set up irssi to work with freenode servers.
Fist, install irssi:

sudo apt-get install irssi Run:

irssi For freenode write:

/connect holmes.freenode.net Send register command for youe {nickname} and add information about your {e-mail}:

/msg nickserv register {nickname} {e-mail} Copy and paste line, which you get from freenode registration server to your mailbox, to irssi. After that add freenode network:

/network add freenode Add what should be automaticali send to server after connecting, remeber to correctly write your {nickname} and {password}, password will be stored in plain text:

/network add -autosendcmd ‘^nick {nickname};/msg nickserv identify {password}’ freenode Auto-connect everytime when irssi will be run:

/server ADD -auto -network freenode holmes.freenode.net 6667 Channel autologin:

/channel ADD -auto #debian freenode After all we should save settings:

/save That’s all, enjoy!