Author: joshiemoore <email@example.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Dec 2019 02:48:40 -0500
Merge branch 'master' of https://github.com/joshiemoore/arcs
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diff --git a/README.md b/README.md
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8. Send some messages!
+You can perform certain actions by sending `/<command> [options ...]` to the server. More commands will be added!
+* `/ping [-r]` This will reset your timer, preventing you from being timed-out and disconnected. Include the `-r` flag to receive a verbal indication that the server heard you. When you are connected as a client, this command is automatically sent at regular intervals, so you don't need to send it manually.
Remember that while ARCS "looks like" a standard Internet chat application, the backend is based almost entirely on APRS. Because of this, we will be expected to use ARCS differently than we use Discord or IRC. Most of these guidelines are intended for us to be good neighbors to other users of APRS.