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Tank

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IRC chat (70+ users)
« on: August 12, 2010, 01:01:20 pm »
Greetings!

For friendly help and talks about SFML (and also offtopic chats, together with 70+ other users) either click on the following button to instantly chat using your browser, or connect your fancy IRC client to the server below.


Host: irc.sfml-dev.org
Port (plain): 6667
Port (SSL): 6697
Channel: #sfml

Thanks to zsbzsb for mentioning the Kiwiirc web client and to tsjost for the button image.
« Last Edit: December 30, 2015, 09:31:24 am by Tank »
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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2015, 11:23:20 pm »
Being an open source library, why you don't use freenode?

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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2015, 09:33:47 am »
Because it doesn't really matter. We are on a network that we maintain ourselves, and it has been working great for years (since 2009 IIRC).
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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2017, 07:40:05 pm »
IRC Chat is a RAS Syndrome

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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2017, 11:47:57 am »
That's correct, but ask yourself if you'd instantly identify "IR chat" as "IRC", or even "internet relay chat" as "IRC". Some things are just practicable, especially when ignoring "rules".

People also say "HTTP protocol" in favor of "HTT protocol".
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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #5 on: March 09, 2019, 01:52:57 pm »
Is there any matrix channel? IRC seems pretty empty.

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Re: IRC chat (70+ users)
« Reply #6 on: March 09, 2019, 05:32:11 pm »
There's a Discord server and both IRC and Discord are connected, so while the IRC channel seems empty, you get tons of activity through the Discord-IRC bridge. :)
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