XMPP: Gateways and bridges
On the internet there are a wide variety of networks co-existing, most of them using different hardware and running different software. One way to enable communication between them is through gateways and bridges. These allow users on different platforms to communicate with each other regardless of the protocols they use.
Currently, Disroot Chat allows interaction with the following protocols:
Learn how to use the IRC gateway
Learn how to use the Matrix bridge