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Serving irssi log files over local network with Lighttpd

I wish to use Lighttpd to serve some Irssi log files over a local network - [for my own private use]. Irssi can't write to /var/www/, and I don't think changing permissions is the 'right' way to do ...
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IRC (or weechat in particular): how to prevent accidental text input

So a couple of times my current IRC channel has had terminal commands (e.g. ls) accidentally entered, resulting in a few comments. Is there a way, either in IRC clients in general, or my current ...
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Controling many windows in irssi (tabs groups?)

I usually have like 40-50 channels opened among 15-20 different networks. It's really difficult to control them all, so do you have any tips what to do to make it easier? Maybe some extentions? I also ...
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separate irssi services passwords from main configuration file

I want to automatically connect to some IRC networks that don't all support authentication SSL client certificates (like OFTC) or SASL (Freenode). At the same time I want to add my irssi config to ...
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How can I get notified by everything that happens in a specific channel in irssi?

(Be it hilight/highlight or a beep). I have a small channel that I need to know all the info of. I couldn't get trigger.pl to work, but maybe it should. I could do "/hilight -mask every_single_nick" ...
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How do I hide my username in irc?

I'm using irssi for my IRC client, and whenever I connect to a channel (e.g., #whatwg), it greets me with the line and I've tried the command line 0:22 -!- <nick> [~kalaracey@12.345.678.90] ...
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Irssi in tmux - Messages overwritten

I'm trying to run Irssi in tmux, and I've been coming across something strange. Whenever a new message is received, it overwrites the last message. For example, say the following chat log is in my ...
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irssi irc /list command [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I search in lists with irssi? Folks, The irssi irc client operates in a condensed window, without the option of scrolling up and down through output. So when i ...
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How do i get automatic coloured nicknames in Macirssi?

How do I get automatic coloured nicknames in Macirssi? I've found a script for irssi that kind-of works, but only has a few colours. But for Macirssi I can't find anything.
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irssi tries to join #python before sending the identify message

I am starting off with irssi here and have a small setup trying to connect to a few channels on freenode. I have the following in my chatnets directive in my .irssi/config Freenode = { type = ...
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Get the names of users to display in irssi window?

By default I can't see the names of the people in the chat unless I do /names. How can I always have the names displayed, on the right of the screen?
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IRSSI /list Considered Harmful

When I type /list in IRSSI, it says: Irssi: Doing this is not a good idea. Add -YES option to command if you really mean it Why is it not a good idea?
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How do I search in lists with irssi?

I would like to be able to search like this: /window list | grep ruby I have installed grep.pl to do so, but it still fails. The syntax says to do /GREP [-i] [-w] [-v] [-F] <perl-regexp> ...
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How do I set a default nick for new irssi connections?

When trying to connect to an irc server in irssi, I get the following error: root Erroneous Nickname: Reserved for services I don't know how to change the nickname before the connection is ...
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View a nick's idle time in /whois info on irssi

On most IRC clients, doing /whois on a nick will display their idle time. However, irssi does not show this. Is there any way to make it show the idle time?
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How do IRC clients, shells and bouncers work?

let's say I take free shell and start irssi with the nick: nick_test and of course nick stays online 24/7, right? But if I connect with my IRC client, like mIRC or xchat and set my nick to nick_test ...
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irssi grep some pattern on history

I'm new to irssi and I couldn't figure out one feature (or task). I know I can use Page+Up/Down to scroll back and forth on the chat history. I also know I can use /lastlog to dump the whole chat ...
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Log highlighted lines to window in irssi

I usually keep an irssi session running on my server at all times. Often times it also takes me quite a while between remembering that I in fact have it running. Therefore I'd like to know if ...
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Ignore certain nicknames with irssi?

Is there any way to ignore certain nicks with Irssi?
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Display time in irssi in 12-hour format

In the irssi IRC client, the time and timestamps are displayed by default in 24-hour format. Is there any way to get it to default to 12-hour format?
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How can I ignore all JOINS, PARTS from all but a few channels?

On the freenode network I want to ignore ALL joins, parts EXCEPT in channels #foo and #bar. What would be the syntax for this? I tried: /ignore -except #foo, #bar JOINS PARTS QUITS I also tried ...
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Catch highlights and URLs in new windows

In irssi, I want all highlights and all URLs to be catched into two separate windows. I.e., when another user highlights me, that message will also appear in a new/other window together with a ...
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How do I “identify with services” on IRC?

I am using irrsi as my irc cilent on ubuntu I have entered "/join #android-dev" in my command window. But I am getting this error message: 22:05 -!- #android-dev Cannot join channel (+r) - you need ...
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Irssi prevent logging joins/quits

I use Irssi's autolog feature, but I'm tired of filling up my logs on relatively quiet channels with joins and quits. I've read the documentation for autologging, and I suspect that there is already a ...
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Irssi: /LASTLOG match -file /tmp/irssi_discussion

I have tried to save the match "/lastlog match" to a file /tmp/irssi_discussion. I can get it work like "/lastlog /tmp/irssi_discussion" that saves the whole buffer, noted in the documentation. ...