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What is Ping timeout/Connection Reset by Peer/etc...?

These are error messages produced by the IRC server due to interruptions in the lower-level communications over the internet. A more technical explanation of each is below:

I am receiving COMMS messages, what are these?

COMMS is the service many IRC networks have labelled "Global". It transmits messages relevant to operational and administrative nature to all users currently logged onto IRC.

I am receiving WALLOPS messages but don't wish to, how can I turn these off?

Many IRC cleients set mode +w by default, in order to turn this behavior off run this:
/mode Yournick -w
Furthermore, your IRC client may have a specific setting in its respective configuration to turn +w off on login. Please check with either documentation or support, if neither is available, feel free to request support.

What modes does this IRC Server provide?

This IRC server provides most modes that are the same for any other IRC Server, for channel specific modes:

SymbolModeName
+vVoice
%hHalf ChanOp
@oChanOp
&aChannel Admin
~qChannel Founder

See here for a complete listing of all modes

What commands does this IRC Server provide?

This IRC server provides all standard IRC commands, below is a short listing of basic commands used on a routine basis:

	/nick [newnick] 			//Change your nick
	/join [#channel]			//Join a channel (or create if it doesn't exist)
	/mode [yournick] [modes] [params]	//Set a mode
	/topic [#channel]			//Check current channel topic
For channel operators:
	/topic [#channel] [new topic]		//Set a channel topic
	/mode [channel] [modes] [params]	//Set a mode
	/kick [nick] [reason]			//Remove user from current channel

See here for a complete listing of all commands