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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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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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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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Automatic authentication in rcirc

I'm trying to achieve the automatic authentication of my registered nickname on Freenode, so that I can join the #emacs IRC channel. Since I upload my Emacs config to a public repository, I've opted ...
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mode-line refresh with alerts and weechat

Note - The original post incorrectly diagnosed this as a terminal issue. Further testing showed this not to be the case - the issue is a race condition in the alert package. I've crossed-out the now ...
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How do I remove passwords and usernames from my emacs .init file?

Example: I have IRC username and password in my emacs .init file I share my .init file across devices using a public github repo I encrypt this heading in my .init to avoid showing org-encrypt-entry ...
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Erc, rcirc, and circe, just won't connect

So this is quite strange and I'm not sure how solvable this will be. But yesterday erc was working just fine, and then today it is stuck on trying to connect to the server (irc.freenode.net) with the ...
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avoid emacs to lock down or crash when used for many tasks

I consider to start using emacs for IRC, SQL, Shell and maybe twitter and Feed reading. But than I wonder how power users of emacs deal with emacs being single threaded. So if I have one long-running ...
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Not getting notifications with rcirc-notify in OSX

I'm unable to get any notifications when getting pinged by people, or sending private messages. I'm running on osx and running terminal-notifier works fine. I've also tried to execute rcirc-notify-...
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How do I connect to IRC using Emacs?

I want to get onto the #Emacs channel on Freenode. How do I do it?