The official Python IRC channel, on the Freenode network.

#python is a channel for discussing the Python programming language. People of all skill levels are welcome to participate.

Please don't paste into the channel! Use a pastebin service such as https://bpaste.net/ or https://gist.github.com/, and post the link.


To ensure that everyone has a pleasant experience, we ask that participants take these guidelines to heart:


I get put in #python-unregistered when I try to join!

#python requires you to register your nickname with Freenode. For more information about registering on Freenode, see the registration KB article, and if you still have trouble, ask in #freenode.

My nickname is banned, what do I do?

Ask in #python-ops for help.

Someone is being disruptive in the channel, help!

Ask in #python-ops for help. If no one is around, try asking #freenode staffers for help.