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I want to clear my IRC channel view from a certain bot messages. It is possible?

In http://webchat.freenode.net/ i can't ignore a bot with /ignore. How can I do it?

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let me guess... sobot? –  R. Martinho Fernandes Jul 17 '09 at 14:23
    
@Martinho exactly –  Jader Dias Jul 17 '09 at 14:33

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IRC is a protocol. Certain programs that use the IRC protocal have ignore features while others don't.

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This is orthogonal. 'ignore' may or may not be part of the protocol. –  Dogweather Jan 2 at 6:15

Try

/ignore (botname) chan

or

/ignore (botname) all

The first ignores in channel, the second says in all situations.

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/ignore -c user*!@*

For Example:

/ignore -c XDCCBOT*!@* will ignore all users with XDCCBOT prefix. I.e. XDCCBOT1234@anyhost.com

The -c flag is to ignore messages from user sent to the Channel only, and you will still be able to recieve CTCP/DCC replies etc.

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I believe that you can do:

/ignore user

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A bit of extra info, you can also do /ignore user@host or /ignore *@host which is useful if people change nicks

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/ignore usually works

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Yes, just use the /ignore [user] command.

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