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Re: Instant chats and central servers
From: "Christopher A. Woodfield" <rekoil () electro semihuman com>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2001 18:45:55 -0400

This begs a question - does anyone have good experience with SSL-enabled 
IRC servers? I'm testing UnrealIRCd right now, but I've run into some 
showstopper bugs when trying to link servers over SSL. Any other 


On Tue, May 08, 2001 at 08:50:29PM +0200, Peter van Dijk wrote:

On Tue, May 08, 2001 at 11:35:27AM -0700, Sean Donelan wrote:
If folks are using this these services for real-time communications,
should we be trying to improve their reliability?  Or is this just a
"feature" of how presence services work.

We use IRC for internal communication, and for communication with
techies of several other Dutch ISPs. Works like a charm, and the irc
server is local to us. If it's down, you pick another irc-server on
the same network.

Works for us, works for lot of people.

Greetz, Peter.

Christopher A. Woodfield                rekoil () semihuman com

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