rfc1459.txt [Oikarinen & Reed]
The original IRC RFC (1459).
The most current IRC-architecture RFC (2810).
The most current IRC channel-management RFC (2811).
The most current IRC client-protocol RFC (2812).
The most current IRC server-side RFC (2813).
|Other documents and specifications|
The 005 numeric explained [Roeckx]
Explanation of the arguments in the 005 numeric.
Old "TS vs Delay" comparison [Kalt]
Old "TS vs Delay" comparison written in June 1996.
Statistics on nickname collisions between EFnet and IRCNet [Kalt]
Follow up statistics for the above study, compiled in September 1997.
Numerics usage [Kalt]
Comparison on how numerics are used across different server implementations.
|Documents specific to the IRC.org IRC Software|
What's new in version 2.10 [Kalt]
Summary of changes brought by version 2.10.x.
Installation manual [Kalt]
An HTML version of the software documentation.
Service documentation [Kalt]
An HTML version of the documentation explaining services.
The IRCD FAQ [Kalt et al]
The official Frequently Asked Questions for the IRC-server.
The most current server-software and its attached documentation itself can be found at ftp://ftp.irc.org/irc/server/
|Mailing-lists currently being archived at IRC.org|
The IRCD development group mailing-list.
The IRCD users mailing-list.