IRC glossary: mask
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When someone joins a channel, you will sometimes see their address written out as [email protected].domain.com, for example. A mask is a pattern that will match this. You use a mask when you ban someone from a channel, so that, for example, banning *[email protected].domain.com would ban anyone using that username on that machine.
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