Using Mibbit (web-based IRC) as IRC client with Firefox 3

For folks who use IRC a lot, here's how Firefox 3 can be configured to use Mibbit (a web-based IRC application) as the default IRC client.

If you use a different IRC client (web-based or otherwise), it should be simple to adapt this tip to work with your own favourite app. It would be nice if you could share such changes with us in comments for benefit of other readers.

See also: Doing the same thing with Gmail for your email.

Image courtesy: mIRC