Chatted as root by mistake - banned

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The Compiler
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Chatted as root by mistake - banned

Postby The Compiler » Sat May 24, 2008 9:13 am


i connected via irssi to Efnet with DSLinux (Linux for Nintendo DS), and the standard-username with dslinux is root, so I conncected (didn't knew that I was root) and got banned. Can someone please unban me? My hostname is

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Re: Chatted as root by mistake - banned

Postby phisher1 » Sat May 24, 2008 1:50 pm

A ban for *!root@* is usually just that.. a ban for the username root. If you connect with a different username or ident, you should not be banned. None the less, if you are still temporarily banned by that individual server, you can try another server.

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