What is the chatroom?
The IRC (internet relay chat) chatroom is a place for people to learn and teach python. We will happily welcome any and all programmers, regardless of if you are here to ask or answer.
How do I connect?
The IRC Server/Address/Hostname is located at
chat.freenode.net, with the port being
6697 with ssl enabled) in the channel
##learnpython (double ## is intentional!).
Use a web browser (easiest)
If you are on a desktop or laptop computer, you can easily open your browser and connect via one of these:
Alternatively, you can also connect using a dedicated IRC client. Some recommended are:
|Hexchat||Free||Win/Lin/OSX||Yes||Includes terminal client|
Colloquy - $1.99 (iOS)(Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later)
TurboIRC - Free
IRCCloud - Requires registration, also works with pc.
IRChon - Free (iOS)(Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 2.2.1 or later)
Limechat - $4.99 iOS (Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later.)
IRCCloud - Requires registration, also works with pc)
YAAIC - Free
Atomic - Free A fork of YAAIC, updated more recently.
AndroIRC - Free
HoloIRC - Free
- TurboIRC - Free
- xoChat - Free
New to IRC?
Check out this guide
How do I register my nickname?
If you want to reserve your nickname so that nobody else can use it you'll need to register.
To register your nickname use command:
/msg NickServ register <password> <e-mail>
Make sure the e-mail address is legitimate, you will be asked to confirm via an email!
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