Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of IRC

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12/16/08 08:53:25 (6 years ago)
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gaurav
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Replicating the formatting from the old wiki

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    55(Adapted from Will Coleda's posting on our mailing list Aug 29 2007.) 
    66 
    7 purl in `#parrot` now supports message relay, thanks to Masque++. 
     7''purl'' in `#parrot` now supports message relay, thanks to `Masque++`. 
    88 
    9 To send a message to another user via purl, you can (either in private conversation with purl or in #parrot), type: 
     9To send a message to another user via ''purl'', you can (either in private conversation with ''purl'' or in `#parrot`), type: 
    1010{{{ 
    111119:15 <@Fred> msg Coke The frobulator is borken. 
     
    1515Note that your msg entry does not begin with the forward slash character (/) which other IRC commands begin with. 
    1616 
    17 Then, when purl sees the recipient unidle, she will send them a private message: 
     17Then, when ''purl'' sees the recipient unidle, she will send them a private message: 
    1818{{{ 
    191919:16 <purl> You have 1 message waiting. 
     
    3333}}} 
    3434 
    35 Note that timestamps are based on purl's time zone, not yours. 
     35Note that timestamps are based on ''purl'' 's time zone, not yours. 
    3636 
    37 Note that gossipbot (née messagebot) was a completely separate code base developed by Infinoid (based on a throw away idea from me); As this was being tested, purl started responding to some of the automated messages, and masque was prompted to fix purl's messages. gossipbot is now frozen in an svn repository somewhere; long live purl! 
     37Note that ''gossipbot'' (née ''messagebot'') was a completely separate code base developed by `Infinoid` (based on a throw away idea from me); As this was being tested, ''purl'' started responding to some of the automated messages, and `masque` was prompted to fix purl's messages. ''gossipbot'' is now frozen in an svn repository somewhere; long live ''purl''! 
    3838 
    39 === svnbotl on `#parrot` === 
    40 svnbotl is our intermittently functioning SVN log bot. The following instructions in operating svnbotl are non-definitive and not guaranteed to work for you. (Isn't that reassuring!) 
     39=== ''svnbotl'' on `#parrot` === 
     40''svnbotl'' is our intermittently functioning SVN log bot. The following instructions in operating ''svnbotl'' are non-definitive and not guaranteed to work for you. (Isn't that reassuring!) 
    4141 
    4242You must have an account on the feather server. 
     
    5353pugs -I/home/audreyt/pugs/blib6/lib /home/audreyt/pugs/examples/network/svnbot.pl svnbotl irc.perl.org:6667 300 http://svn.perl.org/parrot true true #parrot 
    5454}}} 
    55 Once the bot is operating, you can detach from your _screen session. 
     55Once the bot is operating, you can detach from your ''screen'' session. 
    5656{{{ 
    5757Ctrl+A,d 
    5858}}} 
    59 Then, on #parrot, enter: 
     59Then, on `#parrot`, enter: 
    6060{{{ 
    6161/invite svnbotl #parrot 
    6262}}} 
    6363 
    64 And it might work! Note: snvbotl has historically had a tendency to leave the channel when processing commits with many files. 
     64And it might work! Note: ''snvbotl'' has historically had a tendency to leave the channel when processing commits with many files.