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12020-10-23

SEAN K.H. LIAO

irc

A spanning tree of servers which clients connect to. At some point specified as RFC 1459 RFC 2812, modern-ish summary is recommended.

wire protocol

refer to RFCs or summary for commands and args, of note: PRIVMSG is also used for channel messages, not just user-user.

[:prefix] command params...<CRLF>

user modes

in descending level of privileges:

~ founder
& protected
@ operator
% halfop
+ voice