FlightGear IRC channel
The FlightGear IRC (Internet Relay Chat) channel is a chat room related to everything about FlightGear. It's mostly used by developers, but it is also a good place to ask for help if you are having a question.
To enter the IRC, you need an IRC client installed on your computer. For users of Mozilla browsers (like Firefox), the plugin ChatZilla is surely a good option. You can also use XChat (Linux and Windows), Pidgin, Colloquy (for Mac), mIRC or any other client.
|mpserver12.flightgear.org||Being used now.|
The IRC chat has several channels, some of which are listed below.
|IFR Navigation Squawk||#airliners|
|Off topic chat||#fg_cantene|
|Flight Gear Flying Club||uk1.connectedserver.com||#FlyingClub|
|irc.freenode.net #flightgear||Only for emergencies.|
How to get in there with ChatZilla
When using ChatZilla, go to your Mozilla/Firefox browser and enter irc://mpserver12.flightgear.org. When ChatZilla has connected to the host, click "IRC" and "Join channel...". Pick the preferred channel.
To get directly to the main channel with ChatZilla, you can also enter irc://mpserver12.flightgear.org/flightgear in your browser.