Libera Chat

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Libera Chat
Libera Chat Logo.svg
Founded19 May 2021; 59 days ago (19 May 2021)
Website URLlibera.chat
Primary DNSircs://irc.libera.chat:6697
Average users20,000
Average channels15,000
Content/subjectPublic / unrestricted

Libera Chat, also known as Libera.Chat, is an IRC network for free and open source software projects. It was founded on 19 May 2021[1] by former Freenode staff members, after Freenode was taken over by Andrew Lee.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Libera Chat". Libera Chat. Retrieved 2021-06-08.
  2. Beschizza, Rob (2021-05-19). "Freenode IRC staff quit after new owner "seizes" control of network". Boing Boing. Retrieved 2021-06-08.
  3. "Developers Flee Open Source Project After 'Takeover' By Korean Crown Prince". www.vice.com. Retrieved 2021-06-08.