SSL connections require both client and server support (that may require the camgirl jinny rør user to install SSL binaries and IRC client specific patches or modules on their computers).
Timestamping edit The alternative, the timestamp or TS protocol, takes a different approach.
22 However, the de facto standard has always been to run IRC on 6667/TCP 23 and nearby port numbers (for example TCP ports 66606669, 7000) 24 to avoid having to run the IRCd software with root privileges.
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History showed most servers and users went with EFnet.
18 Character encoding edit IRC still lacks a single globally accepted standard convention for how to transmit characters outside the 7-bit ascii repertoire.Citation needed Should the client lose network connectivity, the BNC may stay connected and archive all traffic for later delivery, allowing the user to resume their IRC session without disrupting their connection to the server.Per the specification, the usual hash symbol will be prepended to channel names that begin with an alphanumeric characterallowing it to be omitted.See the sections on finding channels, creating channels, and the list command for more information.Citation needed Due to the nature of the protocol, automated systems cannot always correctly pair a sent command with its reply with full reliability and are subject to guessing.Jarkko intended to extend the BBS software he administered, to allow news in the Usenet style, real time discussions and similar BBS features.Short of complaining directly to WebTV to implement this very simple feature, youre pretty much out of luck and will have to chat on other servers.
In additioin, we have many general help guides.
Internet Relay Chat: Architecture.