21:15:07 <stepkut> and she's back
21:15:17 <stepkut> but, it would be nice to fix ircbot so that it handles that correctly
21:51:26 <donri> irc is a bitch to maintain stable connections to
21:51:49 <donri> someone once suggested to me to regularly send pings yourself
22:45:46 <stepkut> interesting
22:46:25 <stepkut> I did add a watchdog timer that forces a reconnect if it did not get any incoming data (PONG or otherwise) for 5 min
22:47:10 <stepkut> I think the issue now is just that the nick registration is failing and then it gets stuck (but stays connected)