Documentation

Commands

Shout implements most of the IRC commands you may be familiar with. Here’s a list of commands you can use:

/clear

Clear the current screen.

Example: /clear

/close

Close the current window.

Example: /close

Aliases:

/connect

Connect to a new network.

Example: /connect irc.freenode.org

Aliases:

/deop

Remove op (-o) from a user in the current channel.

Example: /deop john

/devoice

Remove voice (-v) from a user in the current channel.

Example: /devoice john

/disconnect

Disconnect from the current network.

Example: /disconnect

/invite

Invite a user to the specified channel.

Example: /invite john #chan

/join

Join a channel.

Example: /join #chan

/kick

Kick a user from the specified channel.

Example: /kick john

/leave

Leave the current channel or query.

Example: /leave

Aliases:

/me

Send an ACTION message to the current channel.

Example: /me likes chocolate

/mode

Set the user mode in the current channel.

Example: /mode +o john

/msg

Send a message to the specified channel.

Example: /msg #chan Hello!

/nick

Change your nickname on the current network.

Example: /nick john

/notice

Sends a notice message to the specified user.

Example: /notice john Hello!

/op

Make user op (+o) in the current channel.

Example: /op john

/part

Leave the current channel.

Example: /part

/query

Send a private message to the specified user.

Example: /query john Hello!

/quit

Disconnect from the current network.

Example: /quit

/quote

Example: /quote

Aliases:

/raw

Send a raw message to the current IRC network.

Example: /raw

Aliases:

/say

Send a message to the current channel.

Example: /say Hello!

/send

Example: /send

Aliases:

/server

Connect to a new network.

Example: /server irc.freenode.org

Aliases:

/slap

Slap someone in the current channel. With a trout!

Example: /slap john

/topic

Set the topic in the current channel.

Example: /topic Hello!

/voice

Give a user voice (+v) in the current channel.

Example: /voice john

/whois

Whois a user on the current network.

Example: /whois john