[amsat-bb] Re: AMSAT IRC Channel on Freenode
Eric H Christensen
eric at christensenplace.us
Wed Aug 1 06:39:05 PDT 2007
I got quite a few responses off the -BB so I figured I would pass this information along.
There is an IRC channel in use at irc.dishnuts.net #amsat.
>A friend of mine and I were chatting on freenode IRC and was wondering if
>there was an AMSAT room. When we checked there was not so we unofficially
>established one to see how much interest there would be.
>This could be a low-bandwidth back channel that AMSATers worldwide could join
>into and chat in real time about satellites, during passes get feedback, or
>people could come to get assistance when they are having problems. I know the
>IRC channels are being used for the same reason for other projects, why not
>If you already have an IRC client come join us at irc.freenode.net and join
>channel #amsat. If you aren't sure about what IRC is take a look at
>Of course I'll be happy to field any questions here.
>AMSAT Area Coordinator
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