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EFnet and Undernet hooking up!

Postby Pills on Sun Apr 01, 2007 3:43 am

That's right!

You may have heard the rumors, or some of the admins grumbling about this, and the threat of some servers splitting. In the end, it was agreed upon by both networks. Undernet, the original offshoot of EFnet back in 1994, has once again agreed to to become part of EFnet, or, as we are to be known, EFUnet.

Most of the charge on EFnet's side was led by the US admins. The EU admins promised that they would also try to get IRCnet back in the fold.

The servers will connect sometime today. Be on the lookout!
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april fools eh

Postby strikelight on Sun Apr 01, 2007 4:09 am

happy april fools day pills....
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Postby Pills on Sun Apr 01, 2007 4:21 am

If only...

[Sun Apr 1 00:21:52 2007:SERVER NOTICE] Notice -- Server LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org being introduced by ircd.he.net
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Postby deppy on Sun Apr 01, 2007 4:49 am

I heard there were technical difficulties...but the merger has begun!

11:05 Connected [server]: LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org to ircd.he.net
11:05 Connected [server]: Tampa.FL.US.Undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: newyork.ny.us.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: bucharest.ro.eu.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Diemen.NL.EU.Undernet.Org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Ede.NL.EU.UnderNet.Org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Lelystad.NL.EU.UnderNet.Org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Helsinki.FI.EU.Undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Elsene.Be.Eu.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Oslo1.NO.EU.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: London.UK.Eu.Undernet.Org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: London2.UK.EU.Undernet.Org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Zagreb.Hr.EU.UnderNet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: mesa.az.us.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: LosAngeles2.CA.US.Undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: graz.at.Eu.UnderNet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: Oslo2.NO.EU.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
11:05 Connected [server]: mesa2.az.us.undernet.org to LosAngeles.CA.US.Undernet.org
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Postby Handle With Care on Sun Apr 01, 2007 5:35 pm

Excellent choice of names, EFUnet! Does that portend the return of commiestudly?
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Postby Hardy on Sun Apr 01, 2007 8:06 pm

With irc loosing clients to other mediums it was the wice choise to do. Make it easier for users to find eachother.

This will make us stronger!
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Postby venger on Sun Apr 01, 2007 11:46 pm

The only question is why did it take so long.





Oh and how will nick issues be handled now?
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Postby james on Thu May 03, 2007 2:01 am

im sure if undernet was interested in adding another 500 opers and 30k bots they'd consider something as assassine as this. undernet already has efnet servers and admins anyhow, I know this is a joke and all, but it's really an insult to undernet.
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