Author: MasterScript

Author: MasterScript

UnrealIRCd 5.0.4 released
11/05/2020 News MasterScript

After more than 6 months of hard work, UnrealIRCd 5 is now our new “stable” branch. In particular I would like to thank Gottem and ‘i’ for their source code contributions and PeGaSuS and westor for testing releases. When we transitioned from 3.2.x to 4.0.0 there were 175,000 lines of source code added/removed during 3

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VPSRUS Closing Business
16/12/2019 News MasterScript

VPSRUS is our Dedicated Server Provider. We received email from them at 4th Dec 2019 : The purpose of this letter is to notify you that VPSRUS will be closing business on 01/02/2020. You will need to make arrangements to have your services (Dedicated or Shared Hosting transferred to a new company,  before that date. After

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UnrealIRCd 5.0.0 released
13/12/2019 News MasterScript

UnrealIRCd 5 is here! Today, Friday the 13th of December 2019, we are releasing UnrealIRCd 5.0.0. After more than 6 months of hard work, UnrealIRCd 5 is now our new “stable” branch. In particular I would like to thank Gottem and ‘i’ for their source code contributions and PeGaSuS and westor for testing releases. When

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UnrealIRCd 20 years: a look at the past and the future (U5) by Syzop
14/06/2019 News MasterScript

This month (May 2019) UnrealIRCd celebrates its 20th birthday. I’m involved with the project for 18 years now. I feel dedicated to the project and feel a responsibility to IRC as a whole. Still, I think the people who really deserve a thanks are the people who support the project by running IRC servers, providing

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History of IRC (Internet Relay Chat)
20/05/2019 News MasterScript

The Beginning IRC was born during summer 1988 when Jarkko “WiZ” Oikarinen wrote the first IRC client and server at the University of Oulu, Finland (where he was working at the Department of Information Processing Science). Jarkko intended to extend the BBS software he administrated at tolsun.oulu.fi, to allow news the usenet style, real time

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