IRC Server written in Erlang
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IRCKErl is an attempt to write a reliable and scalable IRC server.

We wanted to improve our erlang skills and it seems erlang is really great suited for scalable and reliable real time applications such as a IRC server is.


  • ckruse (code)
  • jeena (documentation)

If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask, open a ticket or just drop us a mail

Compiling and starting

The code is in early pre alpha stadium but if you want to try it:

  1. Check out the code git clone git://
  2. Change into the irckerl directory cd irckerl
  3. Compile with make
  4. To start it in debug mode make debug