No critical ITS system problems chat request known at this time. Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia. IRC clients are computer programs that a user can install on their system.
Department of Information Processing Science. The first part he implemented was the chat part, which he did with borrowed parts written by his friends Jyrki Kuoppala and Jukka Pihl. This was the first “irc network”. At this time Jarkko realized that the rest of the BBS features probably wouldn’t fit in his program. They had their own IRC network running and wanted to connect to the Finnish network. They had gotten the program from one of Jarkko’s friends, Vijay Subramaniam—the first non-Finnish person to use IRC.
Scandinavian branch of the Internet. In August 1990 the first major disagreement took place in the IRC world. It was all open, required no passwords and had no limit on the number of connects. In wumpus’ words again: “Eris refused to remove that line, so I formed EFnet. I got all the hubs to join, and almost everyone else got carried along. Once ANet disbanded, the name EFnet became meaningless, and once again it was the one and only IRC network.