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Old 09-02-2003, 09:43 PM   #1
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IRC help


How do i set up an IRC server?
what do i need to do to make an irc.foo.ca ?
please help?
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:07 PM   #2
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maybe try reading this you may get most of your questions answered here..
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:27 PM   #3
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I have installed ircd, (apt-get) and i couldn't find ircd on my computer, i found ircd-ircu, and when i tried to run it, it said
# ircd-ircu
ERROR: This server will not run as superuser.

and i dont have permission to run it as a normal user...
please help, thanks
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:32 PM   #4
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maybe as root try to change permissions on the executable to allow a normal user to run it...what is the error you get when trying to run as normal user?
what are the present permissions set on ircd-ircu ?
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:35 PM   #5
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now it works, how do i access it?
*sorry, im a noob with irc*
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:46 PM   #6
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never did it before in my life d00d, thats why i gave you the IRC howto
 
Old 09-02-2003, 10:55 PM   #7
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do you know how to add a channel to the irc server?
 
  


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