Subcategory: IRC Clients
Platform: BSD, Linux, OS X, Solaris, UNIX-like, Windows
Programing language: C
First release: January 1999
Irssi – a multiplatform, a text based IRC client written in the C programming language.
Irssi is multi-protocol friendly for module authors and shipped-by-default Perl scripting with a wide range of available extensions. Integrates into the UNIX stack: Your window manager, your terminal emulator, your remote connection, your terminal multiplexer, your IRC bouncer, your IRC adapter.
Irssi is free software licensed under the GPLv2, available for Linux, BSD, Solaris, Apple, Cygwin, Windows…
The project was founded by Timo Sirainen.