To connect, use your favorite IRC client and connect to irc.rhizomatic.net, then /join #perl-help to join the channel.
Yet Another Society, along with folks from PerlMonks and the Perl Community at large, has started an IRC channel dedicated to helping answer Perl questions. The channel operators, and those there to help, have vast knowledge in all areas of Perl. You can ask questions about anything, Perl related, you wish; CGI, modules, functions, networking, XS, etc... So, please come join us with your questions, and answers! We look forward to seein you.