theres always irc.evolt.org :) its actually just an alias to the irc.openprojects.org network, but depending on the time of day, there are usually 3 or 4 evolters hanging out in #evolt the openprojects network also has some good channels like #php, #perl, and #linux if thats your bag.. Stop by and say hi :) .djc. CDitty wrote: > hello all, > > Several years ago, I used to chat on IRC all the time. Over the years, > I quit using it in favor of email and IMs. I would like to go back to > using IRC. Can anyone recommend a good overall server? It seems that > all the servers I have in my Pirch program either don't exist anymore or > won't allow me access for some weird reason.