tilde.chat is a place for tilde-folk and friends to gather and communicate.
point your client to
irc.tilde.chat on port 6697 with ssl/tls
if you're getting a higher ping than you'd like, try one of the geo-round-robins:
au.tilde.chat on port 6697 with ssl/tls.
plaintext on localhost port 6667 is available at a shell on tildes that run chat nodes (port 7766 when connecting from town)
XMPP (via gateway)
channels can be joined with this room-format:
Tilde.chat does not offer or allow matrix bridges.
If you don't have a client ready to go, try using our webchat:
If you want to create a direct link to the channel, put it at the end of the url like this: https://tilde.chat/kiwi/#channel
voice chat to accompany IRC.
use your client to connect to tilde.chat on the default port using
tilde.chat as the password and talk!
there's also a web client. use the same password.
might not be anyone there. shout about it on irc first!
Rules / Guidelines
Please see the IRC etiquette guide
Chatting/using tilde.chat IRC servers implies agreement with the code of conduct.
If you have anything that needs oper attention, please send a mail to opers at tilde dot chat.
Incidents will be handled according to the CoC as well as by admins of your home tilde.
|#helpdesk||#helpdesk is the tildeverse help/support channel|
|#meta||#meta is the nightmare hell world where many conversations take place|
|#wiki||discuss or get help with this wiki|
|#gopher||#gopher is the channel for the gopher protocol|
|#gemini||#gemini is the semi-official channel for the gemini protocol|
|#bots||test and play with cool chatbots|
|#politics||'your uncle at the christmas table' roleplay channel|
|#team||#team is tilde.team's channel|
|#club||#club is tilde.club's channel|
|#town||#town is tilde.town's channel|
For an up-to-date, sortable channel list, see the channel stats page.
See IRC Bots for guidelines and a list of bots you can find here. Try to keep any significant bot activity in