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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.
 
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.
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If your school attempts to block IRC, there are [[ways around an IRC block]].
  
 
==Get software==
 
==Get software==

Revision as of 21:16, 8 January 2005

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.

If your school attempts to block IRC, there are ways around an IRC block.

Get software

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