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Tiny Tiny IRC is an open source AJAX-powered chat platform


  • Media embedding, emoticons, themes, browser notifications;
  • Built-in proxy for media content for increased privacy and malware protection;
  • Can be easily extended via javascript hooks;
  • Can connect to standard IRC servers and/or host local chat channels without any limitations inherent to RFC 1459 protocol, i.e. unlimited message length, no unicode-related issues;



  • httpd (i.e. nginx/apache)
  • PHP 5 or newer (requires compiled-in support for iconv, PDO (PostgreSQL) and JSON functions)
  • PostgreSQL 9.1 or newer
  • A Redis server
  • Java SE (see JavaDependencies) to run backend connection daemon (see RunningConnectionDaemon) - optional for outbound RFC 1459 IRC protocol connections, not necessary for local chat


  • Any modern browser should work fine.


Tiny Tiny IRC uses continuous development model based on git master branch which is considered stable.

Please read the installation guide before installing.

Android client


There’s no warranty. If it breaks you get to keep both parts.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Licensed under GNU GPL version 3.