[fpc-pascal] IRC channel for FreePascal support ?

Jacob Kroon jacob.kroon at gmail.com
Thu Apr 13 11:23:07 CEST 2023

Hi Michael,

On 4/13/23 11:17, Michael Van Canneyt via fpc-pascal wrote:
> On Thu, 13 Apr 2023, Jacob Kroon via fpc-pascal wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Is there an offical IRC channel for asking questions about the 
>> FreePascal compiler ?
>> I tried asking questions in #fpc on Libera Chat, but when I refused to 
>> upload the Pascal source code I was working with to a public place 
>> (since it is proprietary), I got banned from the channel by user 
>> "Joanna", with the reason that I should use the "forums" instead.
> The #fpc on Libera chat is the only 'official' chat that I am aware of.
> It seems a bit strange that you would be banned for refusing to share 
> source
> code which is proprietary. I don't know who uses the nick Joanna, so I 
> can't
> say whether it is someone of the FPC team that banned you.

Ok, maybe this "Joanna" is on this mailing list and would care to 
elaborate more why I got banned ?

The same "Joanna" also kicked me out of the channel a couple of days ago 
with the reason that "we don't allow lurkers", since I was inactive in 
the chat.


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