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Posted by Dave on

Remote Conferencing

Remote Conferencing

The “crisis” has made me review my remote communication tools, I started with Hangouts, but need to check them all; here are my notes on the others. I look at Skype, IRC, ICQ, Jabber, Teams, Netflix, Zoom and Voice only! 

Posted by Dave on

IRC Aliasing

I have been using irc://rizon.net as a chat server and they offer some identity management tools.

Here is some more comprehensive instructions. ircaliasing

These allow you to take ownership of a nickname and declare a virtual host.

/msg nickserv register <password> <email>

This causes rizon to send you a confirmation code and message. They send it to the email address, remember to check the junk mail box.

/msg nickserv confirm <code>

Then ask for a host alias and turn it on

/msg hostserv request toss.pot
/msg hostserv on

Wonder if it works with pidgin