irc 3.1.0

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The Beautiful IRC Library for Dart

Get Started

Visit the Getting Started wiki page.


irc.dart is designed to be the one-stop shop for all your irc needs in Dart.

  • Different Functions split into Libraries
  • Client API
  • Parsing API
  • Bot API
  • Event Based

Fully Supported Servers:

Partially Supported Servers:

Tested On:

We are looking for others to help work on better server support. See Contacting Us.

Contacting Us

You can find us on at #directcode. Just mention you want help with the Dart IRC library, and we will be happy to assist you!


See the Contributing Guide.


irc.dart is licensed under the MIT license. We really don't care what you do. Use it and abuse it.

Use this package as a library

1. Depend on it

Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:

  irc: ^3.1.0

2. Install it

You can install packages from the command line:

with pub:

$ pub get

Alternatively, your editor might support pub get. Check the docs for your editor to learn more.

3. Import it

Now in your Dart code, you can use:

import 'package:irc/client.dart';
import 'package:irc/event.dart';
import 'package:irc/parser.dart';
import 'package:irc/protocol.dart';
Version Uploaded Documentation Archive
3.1.0 Nov 23, 2017 Go to the documentation of irc 3.1.0 Download irc 3.1.0 archive
3.0.1 Sep 6, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 3.0.1 Download irc 3.0.1 archive
3.0.0 Jul 12, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 3.0.0 Download irc 3.0.0 archive
2.1.8 Jul 3, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.8 Download irc 2.1.8 archive
2.1.6 Jun 28, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.6 Download irc 2.1.6 archive
2.1.5 Apr 7, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.5 Download irc 2.1.5 archive
2.1.4 Apr 6, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.4 Download irc 2.1.4 archive
2.1.3 Mar 27, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.3 Download irc 2.1.3 archive
2.1.2 Mar 27, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.2 Download irc 2.1.2 archive
2.1.1 Feb 25, 2015 Go to the documentation of irc 2.1.1 Download irc 2.1.1 archive

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The package version is not analyzed, because it does not support Dart 2. Until this is resolved, the package will receive a health and maintenance score of 0.

Analysis issues and suggestions

Fix dependencies in pubspec.yaml.

Running pub upgrade failed with the following output:

ERR: The current Dart SDK version is 2.1.0.
 Because irc depends on event_dispatcher >=0.0.2 which requires SDK version <2.0.0, version solving failed.

Health suggestions

Format lib/src/client/base.dart.

Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/base.dart.

Format lib/src/client/channel.dart.

Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/channel.dart.

Format lib/src/client/client.dart.

Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/client.dart.

Fix additional 16 files with analysis or formatting issues.

Additional issues in the following files:

  • lib/src/client/colors.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/colors.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/config.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/config.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/connection.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/connection.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/entity.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/entity.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/events.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/events.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/pool.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/pool.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/server.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/server.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/user.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/user.dart.)
  • lib/src/client/who.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/client/who.dart.)
  • lib/src/event/core.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/event/core.dart.)
  • lib/src/event/meta.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/event/meta.dart.)
  • lib/src/parser/base.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/parser/base.dart.)
  • lib/src/parser/hostmask.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/parser/hostmask.dart.)
  • lib/src/parser/message.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/parser/message.dart.)
  • lib/src/parser/regex.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/parser/regex.dart.)
  • lib/src/protocol/replies.dart (Run dartfmt to format lib/src/protocol/replies.dart.)

Maintenance issues and suggestions

Fix platform conflicts. (-20 points)

Error(s) prevent platform classification:

Fix dependencies in pubspec.yaml.

Running dartdoc failed. (-10 points)

Make sure dartdoc runs without any issues.

Maintain (-20 points)

Changelog entries help clients to follow the progress in your code.

The description is too short. (-20 points)

Add more detail about the package, what it does and what is its target use case. Try to write at least 60 characters.

Package is getting outdated. (-6.58 points)

The package was released 55 weeks ago.

Maintain an example.

None of the files in your example/ directory matches a known example patterns. Common file name patterns include: main.dart, example.dart or you could also use irc.dart. Packages with multiple examples should use example/


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Direct dependencies
Dart SDK >=1.9.0