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/server [-switches] [host/ip address/network label] [port] [password] [-additional switches..]

Connects to a new server.

Switches

Switch Description
-4 Connect to ipv4 addresses.
-6 Connect to ipv6 addresses.
-e Indicates connection should be a SSL/TLS connection.
-m Indicates connection should happen in a new server window.
-n Indicates connection should happen in a new server window, but not connect.
-p Prevents the perform/commands from being applied.
-f Prevents the channellist from popping up.
-o Prevents the autojoining of channels from being applied.
-c Prevents the on CONNECT event from being triggered.
-z Minimizes the new server window.
-t Indicates connection should be a STARTTLS connection.
-s TODO
-a TODO
-r TODO
-w TODO
-l N Use login method N

Parameters

Parameter Description
[host/network label] Host to join, can be a ip address or host name, can also be a network label from the Serverlist or the default Serverlist.
[port] Port to use. (+port indicates connection should be a SSL/TLS connection, *port indicates a STARTTLS connection)
[password] The server password to use, normally used for bnc login.

Additional switches

Switch Description
[-j/-jn/-join #channel pass] Channels to join as a comma separated list. (if -jn or -j -n is used, the channels are minimized)
[-new/-m/] Indicates connection should happen in a new server window.
[-forcessl N] Forces a specific SSL/TLS version, 0 = ssl2, 1 = ssl3, 2 = tls1.0, 3 = tls1.1, 4 = tls1.2 (tls1.1 and tls1.2 is only available in the .net 4+ version)
[-n] Indicates connection should happen in a new server window, but not connect.
[-z] Minimizes the new server window.
[-p/-pass password] Another way to set the server password to use, normally used for bnc login.
[-e/-ssl] Indicates connection should be a SSL/TLS connection.
[-t] Indicates connection should be a STARTTLS connection.
[-u/-user username] The server login username to use, normally used for bnc login.
[-nick nick] The nick to use.
[-an/-anick alternate nick] Alternative nick to use.
[-r/-real fullname] Fullname to use.
[-port port] Another way to set what port to use.
[-i nick anick email name] Another way to set nick, alternative nick, server username and fullname.
[-d encoding] Encoding to use on this server.
[-cert file] Custom SSL client certificate to use for this server.
[-4] Connect to ipv4 addresses.
[-6] Connect to ipv6 addresses.
[-g] Prioritize ipv6 addresses.
[-x 4|5|h|n hostname port username password] Connect using custom Sockv4/Sockv5/http or no proxy.

Example

; Connect irc.nordicirc.com port 6667 in a new server window with nick MyNick, alt nick MyNick_ and join channels #chan1,#chan2,#chan3.
/server -m irc.nordicirc.com 6667 -nick MyNick -an MyNick_ -j #chan1,#chan2,#chan3

; Connect a network label from the Serverlist named 'NordicIRC'
/server -m NordicIRC

; Connect a network label from the default Serverlist named 'Freenode'
/server -m Freenode

Updated by Per Amundsen 21 days ago · 43 revisions

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