wtf ... irc.freenode.net is rejecting me at the moment. (or are german ip's banned?)
[22:30] *** Connecting to "irc.freenode.net:6667" (Attempt 1 of 110)
[22:30] *** Resolving host name
[22:30] *** Connecting to 126.96.36.199:6667
[22:30] *** Socket Error (10061: The attempt to connect was forcefully rejected)
[22:30] *** Unable to connect to IRC server
[22:30] *** Disconnected (2006-04-08 22:30:12)
[22:30] *** Connect attempt 1 of 110 failed, delaying retry for 30 seconds (Click "Disconnect" to cancel)
i understand this. but when i download say Xchat. i dont understand what to do from there. can someone help? thanks.
edit: ok was in a hurry. i downloaded Xchat. but then what do i do? i experimented by creating a server and then making it connnect to #wowace channel. but i still really don't understand this. where to i get a nickname? how do i properly connect?