IRC for Coders
IRC network attacks continue
The free Internet Relay Chat (IRC) network run by the Undernet is continuing to be assaulted by distributed denial-of-service attacks, leading some of the companies that operate the group’s servers to terminate their hosting agreements.In an updated notice posted Thursday on its Web site, the Undernet’s administrators said it’s still uncertain when they will be able to restore the IRC network to full working order. The networks of the Internet service providers that host Undernet servers...
WeeChat, the extensible chat client.
Innovative features256 colors, horizontal and vertical splits, smart filtering, customizable bars and much more 8 scripting languages supported with a built-in scripts manager.https://weechat.org
Curious to know if people still use IRC?
dijit 9 months ago [–]Every day,It's become a social network of sorts for geeks, despite the age of the protocol I still find it the least "invasive" and most friendly experience, but that's probably because I spent the time configuring a client that's nice for me. (preview: http://imgs.fyi/img/9ve2.png )I run a network even, called darkscience and it's available at irc.darkscience.net (TLS only on port 6697) the lobby is...