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'''IRC''' stands for '''I'''nternet '''R'''elay '''C'''hat. It is used to chat in near realtime and predates [[instant messaging]] (see [[Jabber with Gaim|this]]).
 
'''IRC''' stands for '''I'''nternet '''R'''elay '''C'''hat. It is used to chat in near realtime and predates [[instant messaging]] (see [[Jabber with Gaim|this]]).
  
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FreeCulture.org has an IRC channel at #freeculture on irc.freenode.net
  
 
Learn how to join [[IRC with Gaim|Free Culture's IRC channel using gaim]].
 
Learn how to join [[IRC with Gaim|Free Culture's IRC channel using gaim]].
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Here a tutorial about [http://master.iu.hio.no/wiki/index.php?title=Irssi_and_Screen how to use IRC with irssi and screen].
 
Here a tutorial about [http://master.iu.hio.no/wiki/index.php?title=Irssi_and_Screen how to use IRC with irssi and screen].
  
If you use MacOSX, read [http://adiumx.com/irc.php a tutorial for installing and using Colloquy].
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If you use MacOSX, read [http://adiumx.com/irc.php a tutorial for installing and using Colloquy].  When it says to join #adium, join #freeculture instead.
  
 
==Get software==
 
==Get software==

Revision as of 00:27, 15 July 2004

IRC stands for Internet Relay Chat. It is used to chat in near realtime and predates instant messaging (see this).

FreeCulture.org has an IRC channel at #freeculture on irc.freenode.net

Learn how to join Free Culture's IRC channel using gaim.

Here a tutorial about how to use IRC with irssi and screen.

If you use MacOSX, read a tutorial for installing and using Colloquy. When it says to join #adium, join #freeculture instead.

Get software

  • gaim - Official gaim website
  • XChat - Official XChat.org