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       Irssi - a modular IRC client for UNIX


       irssi  [--config=PATH]  [--home=PATH]  [-dv!?]  [-c  server]  [-p  port] [-n nickname] [-w
       password] [-h hostname]


       Irssi is a modular Internet Relay Chat client; it is highly extensible  and  very  secure.
       Being  a  fullscreen,  termcap based client with many features, Irssi is easily extensible
       through scripts and modules.


              use FILE instead of ~/.irssi/config

              PATH specifies the home directory of Irssi; default is ~/.irssi

       -c, --connect=SERVER
              connect to SERVER

       -w, --password=PASSWORD
              use PASSWORD for authentication.

       -p, --port=PORT
              automatically connect to PORT on server.

       -!, --noconnect
              disable autoconnecting of servers

       -n, --nick=NICKNAME
              specify NICKNAME as your nick

       -h, --hostname=HOSTNAME
              use HOSTNAME for your irc session

       -v, --version
              display the version of Irssi

       -?, --help
              show a help message


       Irssi has a solid amount of  documentation  available;  check  /HELP  or  look  online  at


              personal configuration file

              automatic save of the personal config file when it was changed externally

              default irssi theme

              logged messages in away status

              default scripts directory

              directory  containing  links  to  scripts  that  should  be loaded automatically on

              file containing a list of commands to execute on startup


       Irssi was written by Timo Sirainen; this manpage was written by Istvan  Sebestyen,  Stefan
       Tomanek, Geert Hauwaerts.