To join #manlug, simply connect to
irc.oftc.net using your IRC client of choice and then
There are a number of IRC clients available, here are just some you might like to try:
Webchat - Web-based client which will auto-connect to #manlug.
irssi - Command line client, can easily be run through a screen session allowing you to stay in the channel even when your desktop machine might be switched off.