tunnelbroker vs IRC

[ link: tunnelbroker-irc | tags: ipv6 irc | updated: Tue, 09 Apr 2013 09:39:46 ]

IRC not working over HE.net 6in4 tunnel? read on...

I recently switched VPS's (to Digital Ocean) and because my new co-location provider does not come with native IPv6, I had to use a tunnel. Naturally I chose tunnelbroker.net. However, after reestablishing all important services, I noticed that TCP ports in the range 6666-6669 don't work -- not on IPv6 anyways. These are usually used by IRC servers.

I did a bit of detective work on trying to figure out what was going on. Initially looking for solutions on the internet, but all I found were other people having this same problem with tunnelbroker.net tunnels.

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WeeChat spell suggestions

[ link: weechat-spell-suggestions | tags: weechat irc | updated: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:48:47 ]

I recently decided to give WeeChat a try. I found that it had a nice new feel and less complicated windowing structure then irssi -- at least more intuitive to a vim user.

Here is my weechat config.

On debian you can install it with

    apt-get install weechat-curses weechat-scripts weechat-plugins

I really liked the spell-checking plugin which uses aspell to highlight misspelled words as I type them. One thing I missed was the ability to tab complete words from the /usr/share/words list. So I wrote a short lua script to do it...

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irssi docs

[ link: irssi-docs | tags: irssi irc | updated: Tue, 07 Aug 2007 11:30:08 ]

I was indirectly pointed to these docs on irssi...

IRC over email gateway

[ link: 20050124130158 | tags: irc | updated: Tue, 16 May 2006 09:56:40 ]

12:47 <@  bartman> hey, you know what would be cool... if you could ahve an 
                   email-to-irc proxy
12:48 <     muffy> bartman: Please explain why that would be cool.
12:48 <@  bartman> then people, like Tyler, who have opprisive French overlords                    could use irc by just emailing a bot
12:48 <@  bartman> ofcourse IP-over-email sould be even cooler  
12:49 <     muffy> But how would Tyler receive messages?  One email per message                    would be too much I would think.
12:59 <     steve> the bot could send (digest) messages to respective users 
                   when their username appears in the line
12:59 <@  bartman> nod  
13:00 <@  bartman> queue up for a few seconds/minutes and then purge in one 
                   email
13:00 <@  bartman> even private conversations could be maintained bu using the 
                   Reply-To: tag
13:00 <     muffy> I suppose.  But that takes them out of the general 
                   conversations.  I would think queueing up and sending every 
                   few minutes might be better.
13:01 <     steve> i still like my way, send iff their username appears in the 
                   line
13:01 <     steve> so long as everyone "plays nice" and addresses it to them, 
                   they get messages important to them
13:02 <     dave0> Would be simple to take the evil at 
                   http://www.dmo.ca/projects/hacks/IRC/ircnotify and put it in                    a .procmailrc
13:02 <     muffy> Well, we could always give them the option of whether they 
                   want just messages addressed to them or global ones.
13:02 <     dave0> but mailing of digests is a little more painful
13:03 <@  bartman> steve: note that you didn't "play nice"
13:03 <     steve> i never do
13:04 <@  bartman> getting only the addressed messages would be pointless
13:04 <     steve> oops, that should have been                                  13:04              steve never does
13:04 <@  bartman> you would get only 1% of the conversation
13:04 <@  bartman> and no context
13:04 <     steve> i meant for the name to  be a "trigger", which would then 
                   send the digest from the last trigger to now
13:05 <@  bartman> a trigger, not filter... gotcha  
13:05 <@  bartman> there would have to be a timed trigger too  
...

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