Irssi – making it beep when your nick is mentioned


Irssi by default will highlight your nickname, but that actually requires you to be looking at the screen. I wanted to make irssi beep when someone mentioned my nick, so that I didn’t have to actively monitor the tab in konsole. Here’s how to do it.


/set bell_beeps ON
/set beep_msg_level MSGS NOTICES DCC DCCMSGS HILIGHT


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