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IceChat 7 => IceChat 7 Wishlist (locked) => Topic started by: Morio on April 14, 2007, 08:11:50 AM

Title: another starting channel
Post by: Morio on April 14, 2007, 08:11:50 AM
This is not actualyl a wish for me, but it might help people new to irc.

I got this idea that you could add another starting channel besides #icechat like #beginner. There isn't a lot of chatting going on in #icechat, and people new to irc might abandon the whole idea right away because no one is talking. I don't know if #beginer is a lot more active, but it might help new people get into irc.
Title: Re: another starting channel
Post by: Snerf on April 14, 2007, 09:48:28 AM
Well, I would need permission from the channel owners, and they would have to deal with all the problems of newb's and such. I am sure its a lot more hassle then its worth. And some channels are quite strict, and could get quite upset if they start getting a large flow of users, that will start saying join 2on2, etc, because that happens a lot in #icechat.
Its best to leave it the way it is, imo.
Title: Re: another starting channel
Post by: Morio on April 14, 2007, 10:26:37 AM
Yeah, that might be true