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ERC is an Emacs IRC client.

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How to block highlighting of certain nicks in ERC

Some people in IRC channels I frequent have elected to use extremely common words for their nicks, including "a" and "me". I use erc-hl-nicks, and was able to block those particular nicks from getting ...
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how to get persistent ERC sessions?

I've a small problem with ERC, if I go away from keyboard for a while, it automatically disconnects the channels I've logged into and when I reopen emacs, it reconnects to the channels automatically. ...
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How to open an IRC session using SASL?

I would like to exchange on Freenode using ERC, however I do not know how to authenticate with SASL as required. -xxxxxx.freenode.net- *** Lookup up your hostname... -xxxxxx.freenode.net- *** ...
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How to trigger function on particularly named buffer creation?

How does one trigger a function to run when a buffer of a particular name is created? My use case is connecting to freenode with ERC for Emacs related channels. I manually call a function to create a ...
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Check for active ERC process in Elisp and join channel

I try to join an IRC channel with ERC in my elisp script. If there is no active ERC process running I want to create one. So far I got this: (progn (if (not (and (fboundp 'erc-buffer-list) ...
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Bookmark ERC connections?

I am playing with IRCCloud's experimental bouncer, and connecting to it requires entering a lot of data: Freenode: ircs://bnc.irccloud.com:6697 username: my-irccloud-username password: bnc:...
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erc-tls on Emacs/Windows: connection fails

Using erc-tls, I cannot connect to port 6697 on bnc.irccloud.com. Credentials are correct. Furthermore I can connect to that server with: Emacs running on Linux (to be specific, Termux in Android) ...
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Can't set default servers in ERC layer

My user-config looks following: (defun dotspacemacs/user-config () (setq-default dotspacemacs-configuration-layers '((erc :variables erc-server-list '(("chat.freenode.net" :...