Automatic IRC login in GAIM

1) Setup your IRC account.
2) Add NickServ to your buddy list.
3) Place a buddy pounce on NickServ:
a) In Gaim, go to Tools > Buddy Pounce > New Buddy Pounce
b) Add NickServ as the Buddy Name
c) Select your IRC account
d) Pounce When: Sign on
e) Send a message (the message is simply “identify password [password]”)
f) Check “Save this pounce after activation
g) Click “Save”