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I just set up an IRC server on my laptop for the local network. however, ChanServ and NickServ don't seem to be installed/available. How might I get them?

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I install an irc server today too. I installed Dancer-IRCD following the guide at which is worth considering I was installed, configured and chatting in 15 minutes. Which was nice. – Richard Holloway Aug 12 '11 at 22:03
and it works locally, easy to configure, and has NickServ/ChanServ? – tekknolagi Aug 12 '11 at 22:07
I know nothing about IRC servers at 2pm, at 2:15pm I am talking to others on the LAN. Just copied and pasted the instructions on site. Doesn't answer your question but hope it helps you out. Try it, you can always apt-get remove it if it doesn't suit your needs. Works on two packages one that does ircd and the other to provide the services. – Richard Holloway Aug 12 '11 at 22:18
make it an answer...i'll accept it! best thing EVER. – tekknolagi Aug 13 '11 at 5:45
Added as answer. It is awesome. If only everything was so easy :) – Richard Holloway Aug 13 '11 at 21:05
up vote 3 down vote accepted

As per your comment:

Try Dancer-IRCD.

Very simple to install and configure following the guide at

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Very smoothly answered, perfect for my needs. Great! Would upvote more! – tekknolagi Aug 13 '11 at 21:36
I would like to know the traditional solution – AbiusX Oct 3 '11 at 17:55

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