You don’t immediately consider Adium the right tool for IRC, but you can do that. Set up an account, then “Join Group Chat…”! I need that, because I have problems installing GoLang on Lion, and there is a channel for GoLang: #go-nuts on irc.freenode.net .
DocBook XSL: The Complete Guide – 4th Edition, Chapter 1. Introduction, Online resources for finding solutions to problems (the paper book and the online version as well) says, that the IRC channel of DocBook would be at irc://irc.openprojects.net#docbook, but it actually is at irc://irc.freenode.net#docbook. http://www.docbook.org/help had the right information. This is not on their Errata… Continue reading DocBook XSL, the book – incorrect IRC channel