NAME

epd-me.net is a small German IRC network.

SYNOPSIS

You can access the network using an IRC client (e.g. XChat, mIRC, BitchX, irk, irssi, telnet ;) or what ever you would like to use). The address you need to access it is: irc.epd-me.net
The port for standard connections is 6667, SSL users please connect to port 6660.
Another possibility is to use a Java(tm) applet. You can find such an applet at the following URL: http://zeppelin.epd-me.net/. This does NOT work if you are behind an restrictive firewall or a proxy that does not tunnel the TCP/IP port 6667.

DESCRIPTION

epd-me.net is a small German IRC network. It consists of the following servers:

zeppelin is hosted by Vollmar, gagarin lives at Greatnet
The IRCops on this network are: arnd, christoph, dirk, robert and tobi. For contact adresses see AUTHORS below.

OPTIONS

The biggest communities are:

Some useful channels:

BUGS

Currently there are no bugs known to us (which does not mean that there are none).

VERSION

zeppelin.epd-me.net is running UnrealIRCd version 3.2.8.1
gagarin.epd-me.net is running UnrealIRCd version 3.2.8.1
The services are: ircservices version 5.1.13

HISTORICAL NOTES

The name "epd-me" has origin in the German word "Epidemie" which is pronounced the same way and means "epidemic" in English. The exact history of this pun can't be reconstucted, but it originates from Buggi (aka hypo).

Former servers of this network include:

SEE ALSO

http://zeppelin.epd-me.net/
http://zeppelin.epd-me.net/motd.txt
ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc2810.txt
ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc2811.txt
ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc2812.txt
ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc2813.txt

AUTHORS

Christoph Kummer: christoph at epd-me dot net
Dirk Schalge: dirk at epd-me dot net
Tobias Reineke: tobi at g3th dot net
Robert Kirberich: robert at kirberich dot de
Arnd Behring: arnd at g3th dot net