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 +======Synopsis:======
 +[[sendline]] <text>
 +
 +======Description:======
 +The [[sendline]] command submits <text> to the command processor without
 +any further $-expansion (as contrasted with [[eval]])
 +
 +If <text> begins with a slash ("/"), then <text> is taken to be a command.  
 +If <text> does not begin with a slash, then <text> is taken to be a message
 +that should be sent to the current window's current target.  
 +
 +Ordinarily, when the user presses <enter>, that invokes the [[bind send_line]]
 +operation, which throws [[on input]].  Ordinarily, if you hook [[on input]],
 +then you must use [[sendline]] to submit the input line for processing.  If
 +you don't do this, then the user would be unable to do anything at the input
 +prompt!
 +
 +======History:======
 +The [[sendline]] command first appeared in ircII.
  
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