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The fastest way to get support for DAViCal is usually to connect to the DAViCal [http://wikipedia.org/wiki/IRC IRC] channel, which is #davical on [http://www.oftc.net/ irc.oftc.net].
 
The fastest way to get support for DAViCal is usually to connect to the DAViCal [http://wikipedia.org/wiki/IRC IRC] channel, which is #davical on [http://www.oftc.net/ irc.oftc.net].
  
Note that [http://andrew.mcmillan.net.nz/ the primary developer of DAViCal] is usually at home in [http://wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand New Zealand], which is at UTC+12 or UTC+13, and so if you are in Europe, at work, he could well be fast asleep in bed.
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Note that members of the DAViCal team are scattered around the world, with several in Europe, and at least one each in the California and New Zealand, so may be sleeping, working, or doing other things when you try to contact us. Please be patient.
  
 
There are a bunch of other helpful people in the channel though, and one of them may be closer to your timezone and may also be able to help you out, but make sure you provide enough information for people to do so.  A simple 'DAViCal worketh abnormatically' doesn't really help people understand what your problem is: you need to state facts, and be prepared to look in your PHP (web server) error logs to find them!
 
There are a bunch of other helpful people in the channel though, and one of them may be closer to your timezone and may also be able to help you out, but make sure you provide enough information for people to do so.  A simple 'DAViCal worketh abnormatically' doesn't really help people understand what your problem is: you need to state facts, and be prepared to look in your PHP (web server) error logs to find them!

Latest revision as of 02:48, 16 December 2014

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The fastest way to get support for DAViCal is usually to connect to the DAViCal IRC channel, which is #davical on irc.oftc.net.

Note that members of the DAViCal team are scattered around the world, with several in Europe, and at least one each in the California and New Zealand, so may be sleeping, working, or doing other things when you try to contact us. Please be patient.

There are a bunch of other helpful people in the channel though, and one of them may be closer to your timezone and may also be able to help you out, but make sure you provide enough information for people to do so. A simple 'DAViCal worketh abnormatically' doesn't really help people understand what your problem is: you need to state facts, and be prepared to look in your PHP (web server) error logs to find them!

Finding us on IRC

Server:   irc.oftc.net
Channel: #davical

If you're not familiar with IRC, visit http://www.oftc.net/ or Wikipedia to find out more.

Recommended IRC Applications

To join us on IRC, you can use the browser based IRC client below, or you can download an IRC application.

An excellent list of available IRC clients can be found on WyldRyde's FAQ page. For more help also look at: IRC Help

Web Based IRC

Click here to use Mibbit for chatting with us. You can accept the default nickname (mib_something_or_other), but it'll be more personal if you choose your own nickname.