WeeChat is a terminal based IRC client.
- Binary plugin interface for modules written in C
- Scripting API hooks for a variety of languages including Lua, Perl, Python, Ruby, Scheme, and Tcl
First start the application:
Add a server:
/server add freenode chat.freenode.net
Connect to it using the alias given above (
freenode in this case):
Join a channel:
Send a message:
You can scroll the history with PageUp/PageDown (on OS X, this might be Fn+Shift+Up/Down or similar).