Good ircd and services?


  I am looking for a good ircd and services, does anyone have any good piece of advice??
dirty_alAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

j2Commented:
Just use the "standard" ircd, available just about anywhere. You do know that simply because you have a server, you will NOT be able to hook up to an existing IRC-net, right?

Anyway, if you are looking for software, try

http://www.freshmeat.net/search.php3?query=ircd

http://www.freshmeat.net/appindex/1998/02/07/886857847.html
is a common one.

http://www.freshmeat.net/appindex/1999/04/08/923562140.html
is for undernet.

and so on, and so on.

If you wanna set up a "single server" for your friends, use anyone of the ones listed in the first link.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Linux

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.