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How to access the Public Lab Internet Relay Chat (IRC)?

by anishshah101 | June 05, 2014 06:02 | 68 views | 0 comments | #10531 | 68 views | 0 comments | #10531 05 Jun 06:02

To join the IRC through a desktop client, you can follow the following example: I have used XChat for Ubuntu in this example but the process should be similar for other clients too.

1) After installing the client, choose a nick and other name choices which will be displayed when you post chat messages. 2) Choose OFTC as the network. PublicLab channel is hosted on OFTC network.

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3) Under Join this channel enter: #publiclab

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The next screen should be the publiclab live IRC.

People unfamiliar with using Desktop client can participate in IRC at http://publiclab.org/chat


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