Internet Relay Chat servers provide live text-based messaging simultaneously to large numbers of clients worldwide. The protocol allows for subdivision into chat "channels", and provides a standardized command language.
This category does not include client software, such as mIRC or XChat. Sites for IRC clients should be submitted to Computers: Software: Internet: Clients: Chat: IRC.

If you are a server owner or administrator, please don't submit your site here. It belongs under Computers: Internet: Chat: IRC: Servers.

Incorrect submission or abuse of the system may result in significant delays while we process your site, or removal from the directory in extreme cases.
This category contains services software and daemons for IRC servers. Includes both Windows and UNIX based programs. The services vary from nickname registration to bot registration.
This category contains services software and daemons for IRC servers. Submitting a site that does not belong here will result in a longer review process, or even rejection in some cases.