[Foundation-l] Possible changes regarding *all* Wikimedia IRC bots

Sean Whitton (Xyrael) sean at silentflame.com
Sun Mar 4 17:51:44 UTC 2007

For clarification, I refer to freenode bots only, not any of the other
IRC-related things we are involved in. Sorry for the confusion :-)

On 3/4/07, Christian Thiele <apper at apper.de> wrote:
> Hello,
> Am 04.03.2007, 18:32 Uhr, schrieb Sean Whitton (Xyrael)
> <sean at silentflame.com>:
> > * That all operators of IRC bots contact me via e-mail telling me
> > their bot nickname, what is does and what it is cloaked with, as well
> > as a note if it uses an o:line. I can then recloak them with your
> > assistance. This also has the purpose of weeding out inactive bots (no
> > action being taken yet, though).
> could you please precise this? You wrote you're a freenode staffer, so you
> only mean IRC bots in freenode? I think most people (especially on the
> toolserver mailing list) have their bots in irc.wikimedia.org (where
> current changes in wikimedia projects are posted). Am I right, that these
> are not meant? Or do you also maintain irc.wikimedia.org?
> Sincerely,
> Christian Thiele

—Sean Whitton (Xyrael/xyr)
sean at silentflame.com

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