IRC Basics for TriZPUGlians

TriZPUG at Duke on 5/22/08

Chris Calloway and Josh Johnson

University of North Carolina

What is IRC?

Internet Relay Chat

IETF RFC

RFC 1459

A Collection of Networks

Single Network Architecture

                           [ Server 15 ]  [ Server 13 ] [ Server 14]
                                 /                \         /
                                /                  \       /
        [ Server 11 ] ------ [ Server 1 ]       [ Server 12]
                              /        \          /
                             /          \        /
                  [ Server 2 ]          [ Server 3 ]
                    /       \                      \
                   /         \                      \
           [ Server 4 ]    [ Server 5 ]         [ Server 6 ]
            /    |    \                           /
           /     |     \                         /
          /      |      \____                   /
         /       |           \                 /
 [ Server 7 ] [ Server 8 ] [ Server 9 ]   [ Server 10 ]

From RFC 1459

Many Networks

Freenode

#trizpug

The TriZPUG channel on Freenode

Get Started

Get Connected

Get Help

Get Registered

Get Registered Part Two

Login

Join a Channel

Address the Whole Channel

Explain Youself

Address Individuals on the Channel

Private Chat

Party Channel

Presence Check

More Secure Private Chat

More Secure Private Chat Part Two

More Secure Private Chat Part Three

Broadcast Code to Channel

Leave a Channel

Disconnect from Network

Probe Users Registered Identity

/whois cbcunc

[16:44] === cbcunc  �cbcunc�
[16:44] === cbcunc: member of #mapserver, #python, #zco,
            #zope3-dev, #nycpython, #openplans, #zpugdc, #plone,
            @#trizpug, and @#secooradm
[16:44] === cbcunc: attached to leguin.freenode.net �Ume�, SE, EU�
[16:44] === cbcunc is identified to services
[16:44] === cbcunc: idle for 5 hours, 41 seconds
            (on since Wednesday, May 21, 2008 9:33:50 PM)
[16:44] --- End of WHOIS information for cbcunc.

Ignore User

Create a New Channel

Channel Management

Channel Management Part Two

Python

Thank You