#gbatemp.net "Invite only Channel?"

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  1. Vidboy10
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    Vidboy10 Tsardom

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    So i Open up mIRC as usual, File->Recent Servers->GBAtemp: gbatemp irc
    The rules and such load up on the window then a window pops up and asks me what Channel to join, I select "#gbatemp.net".
    Everything is going as normal then it give me this.

    #gbatemp.net unable to join channel (invite only)

    Anyone else getting this?
     
  2. dice

    dice pansy-ass ex-staff member

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    Let's just say that we're getting a large number of unwanted guests right now, I couldn't possibly say when, but things will return to normal ASAP.
     
  3. Minox

    Minox I did it

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    Try joining now.

    If it does not work, register your nick.
     
  4. playallday

    playallday Group: GBAtemp Ghost

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    A lot of people are having issues getting in, I see around 20 people less now. [​IMG]

    Make sure to register your nick, since you need that now. [​IMG]

    Oh, and JD was trying to hack the main channel, that's how this whole thing started.
     
  5. Minox

    Minox I did it

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    Not really hacking, but he was flooding the channel with bots.
     
  6. playallday

    playallday Group: GBAtemp Ghost

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    Like botting is any better. [​IMG]
     
  7. lolzed

    lolzed The GBAtemp Pichu

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    There
    I can't even connect to the server,is it just me or what?
     
  8. Minox

    Minox I did it

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    Server: irc2.gbatemp.net
    Port: 5190
     
  9. flameiguana

    flameiguana that's not me

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  10. dice

    dice pansy-ass ex-staff member

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    I'm in the main channel right now (along with 50+ people).
     
  11. playallday

    playallday Group: GBAtemp Ghost

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    Let me check... Yep, it's up. But you still need a registered nick!
     
  12. lolzed

    lolzed The GBAtemp Pichu

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    There
    ah finally I got in
     
  13. WarazX

    WarazX Banned

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    I think this issue is fixed now.
     
  14. Assassination

    Assassination 暗殺者Lv25

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    I'll try to get in
     
  15. WarazX

    WarazX Banned

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    Does it work? [​IMG]
     
  16. Assassination

    Assassination 暗殺者Lv25

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    it works [​IMG]
     
  17. WarazX

    WarazX Banned

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    Yep, This should be locked now.
     
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