Here's a summary about the Freenode stuff that I thought was helpful. I don't know where this is all going to settle out, but I've registered #riemann and #jepsen over on Will stick around on Freenode for a bit just in case.

@aphyr I used to use irc a while ago, what tools would you recommend using these days to get a good UX from it (was thinking about going back to it)

@aphyr fair. My main issue these days is that I want a way to check for messages sent while offline and was wondering what the current approach to that was


@andysomniac @aphyr this may be an unpopular opinion, but i use an IRC bridge to my matrix server.

one client to install for irc/slack/discord/matrix/telegram that keeps all my chat history archived and searchable in one self hosted service.

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