[REBOL] Re: ANN: rugby 4.3
From: holger:rebol at: 21-Nov-2001 8:50
On Wed, Nov 21, 2001 at 05:13:35PM +0100, Petr Krenzelok wrote:
> Heh, you're alive holger? :-) Well, is that the same reason why IRC's DCC
> doesn't work? Probably yes. Well, Rugby is not slow. So why does chat
> client based upon it need to use polling? IRC doesn't do so probably, and
> I am IRCing from behind the firewall here. Hmm, although not probably
> using http tunneling ...
IRC does not work through firewalls that block outgoing communication
(other than HTTP), like most corporate firewalls do.