1. Install the following package: xchat

  2. Go to Applications > Internet > XChat IRC

  3. Choose "FreeNode" from the list of networks

  4. Click "Connect"
  5. Click Server > Join a Channel in the menu system
    (a channel is the name IRC gives to chat rooms)

  6. Type the name of the channel you want to join
    (channel names always begin with a #)

Signpost/IRCBoilerPlate (last edited 2009-07-09 15:47:08 by andrew-bugs-launchpad-net)