The following is hints on how to get started with this network.
Please consider registering your nickname in order to benefit of the
integrated bouncer and other modern features:
/MSG NICKSERV REGISTER PASSWORDHERE EMAIL@EXAMPLE.NET
Login is best done by using SASL to ensure you get access to your registered NickName. Libera Chat has the most comprehensive documentation on how to enable it at https://libera.chat/guides/sasl
@PhoneClient after your (SASL) username to separate the
different locations/clients and utilise client-specific playback buffers.
This will also stop repeating messages (as long as you won't change the
If SASL isn't supported, set server password (PASS command) as
it should be supported by all clients.
As a registered user, should you wish, you can configure the network to allow you to receive channel/private messages even when you have no clients connected. This is known as a bouncer.
Keep your nickname connected and receiving messages:
/MSG NICKSERV SET ALWAYS-ON ON
TIP: If your client supports ZNC's Playback module, it will automatically
handle receiving only missed lines. See also https://wiki.znc.in/Playback#Supported_clients
for list of them and scripts.
TIP: If you are running a relaybot, you WANT TO USE
@CLIENTID IN SASL USERNAME
to avoid repeating messages and ignore
HistServ which only includes automated
state change messages.
This server can be accessed through Yggdrasil network on
irc://[201:11e5:29f8:f846:e407:e003:a681:98d2]:6667 (we cannot provide TLS
certificate, but Yggdrasil is end-to-end encrypted and considered as a
secure connection by the IRCd).
Registered Tor users can connect to the server by using SASL. Tor onion service will be implemented in the future.
- Upstream user guide: https://github.com/ergochat/ergo/blob/master/docs/USERGUIDE.md
- Upstream manual: https://github.com/ergochat/ergo/blob/master/docs/MANUAL.md (mostly aimed at operators)
- The Ergo IRCd integrated documentation:
- On some clients the command may be:
/QUOTE HELPOP INDEXor
/RAW HELPOP INDEXin order to send the command directly to server and not process it locally.
- Nickname management:
/MSG NICKSERV HELP
- Channel management:
/MSG CHANSERV HELP
- Vhost management:
/MSG HOSTERV HELP
- History management:
/MSG HISTSERV HELP