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- pthree.org post

  • Datko’s book has this same kinda stuff.

Restart bitlbee without restarting Weechat

sudo service bitlbee stop
/disconnect localhost
sudo service bitlbee start
/connect localhost/6667
/msg &bitlbee identify [password]

Setup OTR

First had to install the bitlbee-plugin-otr plugin:

sudo apt-get install bitlbee-plugin-otr

In the &bitlebee window

account list
> @root 0 (gtalk): jabber, thcipriani@gmail.com (connected)
> @root 1 (twitter): twitter, thcipriani (connected)

Will return a list of accounts that are currently setup in bitlbee.

To generate a key for the 0th account—gmail in my case:

otr keygen 0