These clients communicate with chat servers to transfer messages to other clients.
IRC was created by Jarkko Oikarinen in August 1988 to replace a program called MUT (Multi User Talk) on a BBS called Oulu Box at the University of Oulu in Finland, where he was working at the Department of Information Processing Science.
In August 1990 the first major disagreement took place in the IRC world.
The "A-net" (Anarchy net) included a server named eris.
They had their own IRC network running and wanted to connect to the Finnish network.
The first part he implemented was the chat part, which he did with borrowed parts written by his friends Jyrki Kuoppala and Jukka Pihl.
Here is how it works: You can call this new API with an anonymous function as an argument.
The delay should be long enough so that the engagement is not done by the timer but instead by the API call.
Just make this call from your Java Script logic to start a proactive …