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#90207 - 12/07/04 03:16 PM server list should be like this
areels Offline
Ameglian cow

Registered: 03/08/03
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#90208 - 12/07/04 03:19 PM Re: server list should be like this
starbucks_mafia Offline
Hoopy frood

Registered: 09/12/02
Posts: 2962
Loc: Norwich, UK
But those aren't IRC networks, they're just country names. Most networks have servers all over the World.
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#90209 - 12/07/04 04:32 PM Re: server list should be like this
Mentality Offline
Planetary brain

Registered: 01/06/03
Posts: 5024
Loc: London, England
Indeed, networks are listed by the network name. This makes much more sense. You can often see the location of a server via it's country code - for example, .us would be a United States server, .my is a Malaysian server, .ca, Canada and so on.

What's more, because different networks may have servers in the same country, how could you differentiate between them? For example, if everyone called me 'UK' because I am located in the UK, how could you tell me apart from tidy_trax or starbucks_mafia, both from the UK also, if you referred to them as 'UK' too?

This would be way too confusing - you have the option to make the server list like it yourself (as you have demonstrated), personally I think the current listing method should stay the same and personally I think it will.

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