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bIRC

bIRC is a simple, lightweight and flexible IRC-Client written in Bash.

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bIRC is a simple, lightweight and flexible IRC-Client written in Bash. bIRC doesn't require an installation and can be launched by executing a single script file. bIRC has plugin support and can be easily modified. More Info »

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bIRC was added by marcospringer in Mar 2012 and the lastest update was made in Nov 2014. There is a history of activites on bIRC in our Change Log and Activity Log. It's possible to update the information on bIRC or report it as discontinued, duplicated or spam. If you want a nice widget to put on your website check these out.
 
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