irssi is an awesome command-line/terminal interface IRC client.
The configuration for irssi is store in
It's a simple curly-brace formatted configuration file.
~ $ ls ~/.irssi config default.theme
It is a simple enough task to run
irssi however, you may want to run the application under
screen so you can re-connect remotely.
~ $ irssi
~ $ screen ~ $ irss
Join Servers and Rooms
Once running, the task to join a server or specific room is easy enough.