Welcome to Umbrellix
For all that humanity values.
For all kindness, joy and amusement.
For all the moments we spend together, physically or telegraphically.
For all the moments we spend alone.
For all technology that can be sustained without making a wasteland of our home.
For all our cultural heritage, and for the lessons the deleterious elements teach.
For helping each other without the expectation of remuneration.
For all humanity. Even the ones who don’t look or sound like you. Even the ones weaker than you.
For the next dominant sapient species, if they should so desire, to enjoy those of our and their traditions that were not harmful as we did our own in our time, and to protect them from the dangers we have created, and salute them with hope for sustainable success.
Hold on as if life itself is dependent on your strength.
Until the last.
Umbrellix Software House. We hope we can support the preservation of substantially all that humanity values with the software and services we make and provide.
Umbrellix offers a variety of online services to our friends, and by invitation, the public.
To friends, we offer email and shell services. We don’t filter spam (although if you have a shell account this can be overridden by installing spamassassin in your home directory and editing your .qmail files).
We send email unencrypted, for now. Haven’t gotten around to that part of Nightmare.
If you deign to store pornographic content on our servers, ensure you are using OMEMO file encryption. The legal situation in the US is volatile.
We’re a bit of a pariah in the XMPP community because of the proprietor’s poor behavior in multiple Standards Foundation-related chats, but we’ve not been blocklisted from federating yet.
|umbrellix.net||clear network||Our primary hostname.|
IRC Network related topics
Umbrellix IRC, like all IRC networks, has policies that must be followed. The TOS/AUP is in the /MOTD. Below are the articles of specific network departments.
Umbrellix IRC, unlike many IRC networks of its meagre calibre (two active network operators), has multiple departments of operation, used mostly to categorise pages on this Wiki, but also used as the portfolios of future committees, should the network somehow grow.
|Software||Coder Committee||Reinhilde||software/*||irca, our ircd, ugopherserver, our gopher daemon, and monitord, our eggdrop-script framework|
|Administration and routing||Routing Committee||Reinhilde, Jovan||routing-com/*||Rules for linking, rights and duties of server administrators, oper covenant requiring a digital signature|
Available on this site is a repository of copypastas, some informational and some just downright bizarre.
In case you want to revive the open link concept
Umbrellix has switched to irca and is no longer open link. We still entertain support requests for the old nefarious-based ircd as well as chatd. You may git clone https://github.com/asterIRC/openstard.git at any terminal as the user you wish to install your IRCd as on the machine you wish to install the IRCd on.
The example-openstar.conf configuration file is the one you want to use - please comment out/delete the spoofhost blocks if you don’t wish to use them. Ronsor is going to be very embarrassed, because he kinda didn’t.
|Title||Servers||Usual IRC nick||Channels Frequented|
|Network Administration Committee Delegate||invictus.wa.us.*, invictus-ep.wa.us.*||Ellenor, Reinhilde, AmeliaB, AmyMalik, Mel, MelMalik, Sarah||#lounge, #admin-com, #attic|
|none (note: same joint and several person as previous)||invictus.wa.us.*, invictus-ep.wa.us.*, perihelion.nj.us.* (not part of Umbrellix IRC)||Lightning, LXGHTNXNG, xLightningx, Molnija, Molniya||#lounge, #UltradianClub, #attic|
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