zephod at cfl.rr.com
Thu Jul 22 14:40:07 UTC 2010
On Thu, 22 Jul 2010 15:15:38 +0100
Andrew Haley <aph at redhat.com> wrote:
> On 07/22/2010 03:07 PM, Steve Blackwell wrote:
> > On Thu, 22 Jul 2010 14:45:49 +0100
> > Andrew Haley <aph at redhat.com> wrote:
> >> On 07/22/2010 02:40 PM, Steve Blackwell wrote:
> >>> I wanted to join an IRC chat on irc.gnome.org so I fired up
> >>> XChat-GNOME (v0.26.1) and got the list of servers. The problem is
> >>> irc.gnome.org is not on the list!
> >>> I was able to get to it by starting Firefox and entering
> >>> irc://irc.gnome.org in the locator bar which started another
> >>> XChat-GNOME with the server already selected.
> >>> So my question is: how do I get to the server I want without
> >>> starting Firefox if that server is not in the xchat server list?
> >> XChat>Network List>Add
> > No such option. At least not in v0.26.1 (F12)
> > When you 1st start up XChat-Gnome and you close the server list that
> > pops up because the server I want is not listed, then all the
> > options under Network (Reconnect, Disconnect, Close & Channels) are
> > all greyed out. There is no Network List menu option.
> Ah, OK. I just installed xchat-gnome, and I have the same problem.
> I'd just delete it and use xchat.
> You can add a server with Edit>Preferences>Networks.
Thanks, that works.
Isn't it a little odd that the GNOME xchat does not
include their own server?
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