IRC (Internet Relay Chat) is a form of real-time Internet chat
The most common way to connect to an IRC network is via an IRC client. There are a number of Internet browsers with IRC clients. Opera has a built in IRC client. Mozilla Firefox does not have a built-in IRC client, although you can use ChatZilla, a Firefox add-on, to have access to IRC in the browser. Here is a list of IRC clients.
Altenatively you can use the applet below which is a direct access to the YafaRay IRC chat room and remeber: if you have questions, ask them but be patient, people are not at their computers all the time:
New to IRC? Here are some commands to get you started.