Subject: Re: icb hangs system?
To: Berndt Josef Wulf <email@example.com>
From: Herb Peyerl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/26/2000 05:47:47
Berndt Josef Wulf <email@example.com> wrote:
> are there any known issues with the icb port running on
> The system will invariably crash every time I leave icb running long
> periods of time. When returning to the system, it will still move the
> mouse for a couple of times, but no response from any terminal etc.
> After that the screen just seizes.
ummm, I don't think it's related to 'icb':
1:45PM up 53 days, 20:14, 8 users, load averages: 1.16, 1.25, 1.24
USER TTY FROM LOGIN@ IDLE WHAT
mozayani p5 laptop1.largemed Tue10AM 1:10 icb -g 1 -h localhost -n mozayani
> What is a good alternative for icb? Does irc do the job?
there are probably many good alternatives to icb, irc being one of them
no doubt... But I only use 'icb' for mostly historical 'avoid change'