Connecting to freenode with irssi using SASL

Create an account at

Configure SASL login in irss (from steps here):

/network add -sasl_username username -sasl_password password -sasl_mechanism PLAIN freenode

Connect: /connect freenode

After connecting with this SASL config, you /nick is your userid (no need to /nick)

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