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kirc

kirc (KISS for IRC) is a tiny IRC client written in POSIX C99.

Installation

Building and installing from source:

git clone https://github.com/mcpcpc/kirc
cd kirc
make
make install

Usage

Consult man kirc for a full list and explanation of available arguments.

kirc [-s hostname] [-p port] [-c channels] [-n nickname] [-r realname]
     [-u username] [-k password] [-a token] [-x command] [-o logfile]
     [-e|v|V]

Command Aliases

<message>                  send PRIVMSG to the current channel.
@<channel|nick> <message>  send message to a specified channel or nick.
@@<channel|nick> <message> send CTCP ACTION message to a specified channel or nick.
/<command>                 send command to the IRC server (see RFC 2812).
/#<channel>                assign new default message channel.

Key Bindings

CTRL+B or LEFT ARROW       move the cursor one character to the left.
CTRL+F or RIGHT ARROW      move the cursor one character to the right.
CTRL+P or UP ARROW         move to previous record in the input history buffer.
CTRL+N or DOWN ARROW       move to next record in the input history buffer.
CTRL+E                     move the cursor to the end of the line.
CTRL+A or HOME             move the cursor to the start of the line.
CTRL+W                     delete the previous word.
CTRL+U                     delete the entire line.
CTRL+K                     delete the from current character to end of line.
CTRL+D                     delete the character to the right of cursor.
CTRL+C                     force quit kirc.
CTRL+T                     swap character at cursor with previous character.
CTRL+H                     equivalent to backspace.

Support Documentation

Please refer to the official for examples, troubleshooting and use cases.

http://kirc.io/docs.html

Contact

For any further questions or concerns, feel free to email me at:

michaelczigler[at]mcpcpc[dot]com

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