IRC down?

Kai Engert kaie at
Fri Jan 31 10:55:11 UTC 2020

On 31.01.20 11:50, Axel Grude wrote:
> just checking I cannot connect to the mozilla irc from Thunderbird this 
> morning. mibbit also seems offline - do we have an outage?

Yes, there's an outage, also reported at

However, Mozilla's Matrix instance seems to be already available.

I don't know if the wider public is already supposed to use it, but I 
guess this is a good time to try it.

To connect:

After joining, explore the rooms, and you should find #maildev

Apparently it's possible to join from other Matrix servers, too, using 
the global room name:

(And just in case some people are stuck with IRC and cannot use Matrix, 
there's an unofficial, temporary/backup IRC channel at #moz-maildev on 


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