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ledger IRC channel
#ledger on irc.freenode.net is the official chat channel for Ledger, hledger, and possibly other ledger clones.
You can access it with an IRC client, or through the web via qwebirc: #ledger.
In 2014/5, #ledger is experiencing repeated spam incidents (along with many other channels). Tips:
Don't engage with spambots or stimulate spammers.
Ignore a spammer's (current) nick:
Get a spammer's (current) ip address:
Ignore everyone from a specific ip address:
List #ledger operators who might be able to help:
/msg ChanServ access #ledger list
List Freenode staff who might be able to help:
Private message to an operator or staff member:
/privmsg nick MSG...
Join the #freenode channel to ask for help (may or may not do much good):
Take/drop your operator powers, if you have them:
/msg ChanServ [de]op #ledger MYNICK
Ban and/or auto-kick a spammer (one or more of these should work):
/mode #ledger +b NICK
/mode #ledger +b *!*@HOST(
/whois NICKto see the hostname)
/msg ChanServ flags #ledger NICK +bor
/msg ChanServ flags #ledger *!*@*.DOMAIN +b
/msg ChanServ akick #ledger add NICK | spam
Update the channel topic:
/msg ChanServ topic[append] #ledger MSG...