Twitch.tv staff, viewers, and streamers all know the chat is having major issues currently. Do we know if progress is being made, when the problem could be fixed by, ectra. Every hour my chat restarts. 10 mins out of every hour my chat is back down. The issue may be when a chat restarts, jtv server has to give channel operator status to all of the mods (even thos offline) which is strange. Before these problems began occuring it only gave operator status to those who are inside the channel. I am glad to see that twitch.tv staff is working on the issue and Horror makes a excellent point why the beta is important. The sad part is that many people's chats are normal and only have a few hicups and others have major issues like myself. (it was so bad I had to just send viewers to my own irc channel).
Hopefully the problem is fixed soon.
You are indeed doing just that, over reacting. And you need to stop.
We are doing our best to build that chat as quickly as possible, and freaking out over something so entirely small is not needed.
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