Kyle Fuller

How to install irssi on Dreamhost

This was a useful guide I wrote back on my old website. I was trying to install irssi, and I couldn't remember how I installed it last time. Luckily it was available on's WayBackMachine. I have updated this guide to glib-2.19.8 and irssi-0.8.15.

To install irssi, you can eigher follow the next 7 steps and install from source.

Every command on this page should be entered into a SSH Prompt on DreamHost

SSH into your Dreamhost server (for me, this is titan ...

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