phpSmartIRCclass is a PHP class for communication with IRC networks. The new version has the following changes: Added "Ping? Pong!" log message for debugging. Added real linux/windows syslog logging. Now possible to show irc related information on a homepage, like how many users on a channel are. Updated the howto. Added (missing) explaination for new methods to the documentation. New examplefile with the new listen_for() method.