Isaiah writes "62 servers now, 84 at max. point. EFNet is loosing servers right and left it seems, from either fear or from experience. this link explains the recent loss of the IONet IRC server on the Eris-Free IRC network. " It's really to bad that the script kiddies are ruining this for everyone. I actually used ionet's server most of the time. Sure, there are plenty of nice IRC networks to jump onto, many are more stable, faster, better controlled, more focused, or have any number of other advantages, but none of them are quite the same.