Eggdrop and efnet (was: Re: Eggheads: +a channel vs chanusermodes)
jenterkin at hotmail.com
Tue Apr 15 22:56:32 CST 2003
well i wasnt there when they put the first eggdrop on a server. :) so i
could be wrong about the network. but when i looked in the earliest config
file i could find, in eggdrop 0.7 or somesuch, the servers listed were all
servers that i have known only as Efnet servers, at least all the ones i
knew at all. #gayteen i believe it was but i couldnt swear to it. i didnt
start using eggdrop till 0.9n tho.
from the config for eggdrop 0.7d:
irc.math.ufl.edu, poe.acc.virginia.edu, dewey.cc.utexas.edu
polaris.ctr.columbia.edu, irc-2.mit.edu, irc.uiuc.edu, irc.indiana.edu
irc.iastate.edu, eff.org, irc.eskimo.com
# these are dynamic (ie, chan be changed and rehashed)
>From: "Kass Lloyd" <raekwon at usa.net>
>Reply-To: Eggdrop Discussion List <eggheads at eggheads.org>
>To: "'Eggdrop Discussion List'" <eggheads at eggheads.org>
>Subject: RE: Eggdrop and efnet (was: Re: Eggheads: +a channel vs
>Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2003 23:58:13 -0400
>Eggdrop wasn't born on EFnet it was born on like undernet or something
>in #gaychat or a similar channel. :P
>But you are correct about eggdrops on EFnet... that's one of the primary
>networks for eggdrops, undernet likely would be second.
>From: eggheads-bounces at eggheads.org
>[mailto:eggheads-bounces at eggheads.org] On Behalf Of John Enterkin
>Sent: Thursday, April 10, 2003 5:59 AM
>To: eggheads at eggheads.org
>Subject: Eggdrop and efnet (was: Re: Eggheads: +a channel vs chanuser
>dude i dont know what cave you have been living in but there are
>more eggdrop on efnet than any other network, specifically BECAUSE it
>other way to maintain stability in a channel. and 'against network
>maybe you better go to http://www.efnet.org/faq and read item numbers
>not only that, if you knew eggdrop history, eggdrop was BORN on efnet.
> >From: "ClubCX" <clubcx at plymouthonline.net>
> >Reply-To: Eggdrop Discussion List <eggheads at eggheads.org>
> >To: "Eggdrop Discussion List" <eggheads at eggheads.org>
> >Subject: Re: Eggheads: +a channel vs chanuser modes
> >Date: Wed, 9 Apr 2003 02:38:19 +0100
> >EFnet, the example you gave, doesn't even support channel ownership.
> >are you to put a bot in an 'equal rights' channel that you don't own,
> >alone 25? How much are these people paying for something that's against
> >network policy in the first place? $50? $75? $100? These networks want
> >to be about chatting, not about bankrupting yourself in order to
> >yourself as a god above all the other chatters.
> >Channel Services, pretty much everywhere, are for the sole purpose of
> >registering an owner of a channel, to prevent takeovers. Bots do all
> >hard work, keeping op/voice/ban lists, protecting the channel from
> >and other questionable content (advertising, profanity, clones), and
> >reference and entertainment that needs to be available 24/7 (such as
> >market data, dictionary services, calculator, etc). There's also
> >you mentioned.
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