IRC SASL authentication primarily uses the same mechanisms as SASL in other protocols. Most commonly:

Client Support 🔗

Desktop Clients 🔗

Feature AdiIRC Ambassador BitchX Colloquy HexChat IceChat Irssi Konversation KVIrc
Feature LimeChat mIRC Mozilla Thunderbird Quassel Textual WeeChat Srain Swirc Glirc

Web Clients 🔗

Feature IRCCloud Kiwi IRC The Lounge Mibbit PIRC.pl web client

Mobile Clients 🔗

Feature IRC for Android
Colloquy
CoreIRC
IRCCloud
LimeChat
Palaver
Quasseldroid

Bouncers 🔗

Bots 🔗

Feature Limnoria Sopel (ex Willie) Moon Moon PyLink (clientbot) BitBot

Libraries 🔗

Feature ChatSharp C# Communi C++ girc Go irc-framework JS ircrobots Python Kitteh IRC Client Library Java Net::Async::IRC Perl pydle Python Rust irc Rust
Feature Warren Kotlin zIRC Python

Services Support 🔗

Feature Anope Atheme