To speak with other Miraheze users real-time you can connect through Internet Relay Chat (IRC) to the freenode IRC network. This is currently the main channel:
Besides, we also have some other channels:
- connect - an IRC RecentChanges feed of all public wikis
- connect - a public channel to inform CVT members of any vandalism or spam on a wiki.
- connect - off-topic discussion
- connect - Used by the Miraheze staff team and community for planned IRC meetings to increase community engagement. See Miraheze Meetings for more information.
For IRC Operators please see IRC/Ops.
The #miraheze channel is currently logged here:
There are some bots that we use (some are owned by Miraheze, some are not). Before adding a bot to a channel, please ask an operator first.
- Icinga-miraheze - Reports issues and recoveries. Part of Icinga
- MirahezeLogBot - Logs items on Server Admin Log
- MirahezeRCBot - feeds recent changes from all public wikis to IRC (#miraheze-feed)
- wm-bot5 - displays personalized commands (i.e. "good night") and others. Also provides channel logging. For details see this
- not-*(numbers can be different) - displays GitHub actions on the Miraheze Repos
- Sigyn - Kills spammers from the network, operated by Freenode. If bot is not around for 'no spam recently' and spammers return, be an op and use
/invite Sigyn #mirahezeto summon them.
- AntiSpamMini - Notifies ops about certain abusive behaviors, spammers
- eir - Manages quiets and bans, logging reasons and un-bans when given date expires. See usage here
- Void-bot - Helps maintain channel, see here for features
- ZppixBot - A bot ran (on toolforge) by @Zppix: and maintained by @Void:, @Reception123:, and @Zppix:, command listing is found by .help
- MH-Discord - Relays messages between IRC and Miraheze's Discord. Maintained by @Zppix:.
These links are often mentioned in the channel:
- Phabricator: https://phabricator.miraheze.org/
- Request a wiki: https://meta.miraheze.org/wiki/Special:RequestWiki
- Tech Server admin log: https://meta.miraheze.org/wiki/Tech:Server_admin_log