Brian.Dunbar at plexus.com
Mon Jan 15 10:39:46 CST 2007
Sigh. $work has IRC ports blocked .. and the link from that page t
wilugdns.org is blocked by the proxy.
I even had a legitmate unix question that I needed a sanity check for.
Damn ... time to hunt up a unix-aware co-worker and actually talk to
On the plus side I've rid my $work desktop of PCs running windows except
for an older box in the corner I keep so a vendor can use Web-Ex to
login, run Hummingbird and drive around the server when they need to
puzzle out what we've done wrong.
What - this it Outlook? Yes it is. But it's outlook running under
Paralells on my MacBook Pro so it doesn't really count.j
From: newlug-bounces at newlug.org [mailto:newlug-bounces at newlug.org] On
Behalf Of Mike Putnam
Sent: Wednesday, January 03, 2007 8:21 PM
To: newlug at newlug.org
Subject: Re: [Newlug] irc
Welcome, Adam. If you are firewalled from IRC, you could try the web
based IRC client I've setup at http://www.wisconsinlinux.org/
On 1/3/07, Don Seiler <don at seiler.us> wrote:
IRC is normally 6667. Chances are your workplace is blocking
(along with everything else but 80 and 443).
On 1/3/07, usul <usul.the.mouse at gmail.com > wrote:
> FireFox to the rescue! LOL
> chatzilla wont connect either :(, but I am at work. I'll try
> whats the port that irc uses?
> Thanks again,
> On 1/3/07, Don Seiler <don at seiler.us> wrote:
> > gaim's irc plug-in is just fugly, even the developer thinks
> > I don't use mIRC. I like chatzilla, the firefox/mozilla
> > you can just click on irc:// links. Most clients should
> > commands:
> > /connect chat.freenode.net
> > /join #wilug
> > Don.
> > On 1/3/07, usul <usul.the.mouse at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I have tried connecting to irc with both mIRC and GAIM
(with irc plug-in)
> > > and I am not having much luck, and for the life of me I
cannot figure out
> > > what I am doing wrong.
> > >
> > > Can someone give me a few pointers?
> > >
> > > theMouse
> > >
mike at theputnams.net
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