+.TH six 1 "August 21, 2011" "version 0.1" "USER COMMANDS"
+six \- simple IRC client kept simple
+[\-p port] [\-n nickname] [\-j channel] [\-N] [ \-s script ] [\-k password]
+.B six is an improved version of
+(irc client by suckless.org).
+six has a single window interface - all your chats are multiplexed into one
+six makes is easy to type and edit messages. Instead of raw input it uses
+readline, that's why autocomplete and history can be easily implemented later.
+So, six is very small (~200 SLOC) and very hackable.
+use custom port. Default is 6667.
+use given nickname instead of default (which is retrieved from $USER
+join the channel after connecting to the server
+use password to autorize on the server
+use NickServ autorization instead of PASS command (use \-k option to provide
+run custom script for connecting to the server. Useful for automating
+You can use any IRC protocol command directly, prefixed with a colon, e.g.
+":who", ":quit". There is also a number of internal commands listed below.
+send message <msg> to the user <nick>
+set the default user name to <nick>. Then, you can just type message and press ENTER to send it
+to the default user (no ':m nick' is needed).
+You can use six with bitlbee for communicating with other IMs and login like this:
+six -s "PRIVMSG root :IDENTIFY your_password" localhost
+You can use shell alias for this command if you like.
+Serge A. Zaitsev (zaitsev.serge (at) gmail.com)