Binary package “irssi” in ubuntu cosmic

terminal based IRC client

 Irssi is a terminal based IRC client for UNIX systems. It also supports
 SILC and ICB protocols via plugins.
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 Features include:
  * Autologging
  * Formats and themes
  * Configurable keybindings
  * Paste detection
  * Perl scripting
  * Irssi-proxy
  * Transparent upgrading
  * Recode support