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IRC is a chat protocol. is our network.

See wikipedia for more info on the protocol.

modern irc docs

IRC on


Enabling SASL will allow you to avoid having to identify with NickServ everytime you login. Instructions for configuring it with weechat (the default client configured on can be found in the docs.

Certificate login

If SASL does work you can also use a client certificate to authenticate automatically.