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#! /usr/bin/perl -w #################################################################### # ccb.pl - a Chatterbox client written in Perl Curses # #################################################################### # Abstract: ccb is a simple curses interface to the chatterbox # # : feature of the PerlMonks.org website. # # : Some functionality is missing, but it is designed to # # : to meet some very specific goals - and should be easy # # : to enhance. # # # # Thanks : Go to Shendal for his Perk/Tk client, # # : Zzamboni for the PerlMonks modules and the sample code # # : Vroom for creating PerlMonks.org # # : ybiC for saying "A curses CB client would be mondo++!" # # : and merlyn, for not turning me into a frog # # : Lots of other people that deserve mention # # # # History : 20011004 - mbl - Initial version. # # : 20011006 - mbl - Some primitive functionality is here. # # : 20011007 - mbl - Created the chat buffer object. # # : - I guess I pretty much made the whole # # : - thing work - all options and stuff. # # : 20011008 - mbl - Fixed a little big in the log buffer # # : - and some other screen bugs. # # : 20011015 - mbl - Removed some of the lag by correcting # # : - the timing and help in a window. # # : 20011016 - mbl - Forking code added. # # : 20011018 - mbl - More things to make the behavior # # : - match the CB spec. # # : 20011021 - mbl - Added support for ignore/unignore # # : 20011022 - mbl - Adjusted IPC timing to reduce errors. # # : 20011024 - mbl - Added support for timestamps. # # : 20011025 - mbl - Added confirm odd message dialog. # # : 20011026 - mbl - Added support to save message buffer. # # : 20011027 - mbl - Fixed a bug when the child lags. # # : - Some private message handling. # # : 20011104 - mbl - Some more tweaks to IPC. # # # # To-do : More fun stuff, like colors. # # : Get personal messages checkoff to work. # # : Improvements to the IPC performance might be possible. # # : I *still* like the idea of a PM minibrowser... # #################################################################### # Boring, pointless crap: # # This is free software that may be distributed under the same # # license as Perl itself. This software comes with no warranty. # # # # I suppose that it's Copyright (C) 2001 M. Litherland # # # # Get the latest version from http://www.nule.org/ which is also # # where the author can be reached. # #################################################################### my $VERSION = "1.0pre2a"; # change your @INC if you have weird module locations. use lib "/home/litherm/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/PerlMonksChat2"; use strict; use Curses; use Curses::Widgets; use IO::Handle qw(autoflush); use Socket; use Text::Wrap; # PM Modules use PerlMonks::Chat; use PerlMonks::Users; # Record separator for IPC use constant RSEPARATOR => "MiKeIsDaUbErCoDeR"; #:) ############# # Variables # ############# # Widgets my ($main, $input, $display, $dialog); # Variables for dealing with curses widgets my ($text, $test); # Handles for our PM objects my ($chat, $monks, $buffer, $pid); # More variables my ($username, $password); ########################### # Initialize chat package # ########################### # I'm a newbie when it comes to OO Perl too - be gentle... { package Chat; # Object constructor sub new { my $self = {}; shift; # Package name # Counter for updating the buffer $self->{COUNTER} = time(); $self->{MCOUNTER} = 20; # Max time # Flag for time stamps $self->{TIMESTAMP} = 1; # 0 is off # Variables for working with the buffer $self->{POSITION} = 0; $self->{LENGTH} = 500; $self->{BUFFER} = []; # Message buffer bless($self); return $self; } # Provide a method for changing the buffer size sub length { my $self = shift; if (@_) { $self->{LENGTH} = shift; } return $self->{LENGTH}; } # Provide a method for toggling the time stamp sub show_time { my $self = shift; if (@_) { $self->{TIMESTAMP} = shift; } return $self->{TIMESTAMP}; } # A simple counter to set the chat request interval. # Passing a value instead sets the Max Counter interval, # returns the time remaining (0 if done); sub counter { my $self = shift; my $delta; if (@_) { $self->{MCOUNTER} = shift; } $delta = ($self->{COUNTER} + $self->{MCOUNTER}) - time(); if ($delta <= 0) { $self->{COUNTER} = time(); return 0; } else { return $delta; } } # Add lines into the scrollback buffer sub addlines { my $self = shift; my $line; if (@_) { foreach $line (@_) { # Attempt to remove empty lines. next if ($line =~ /^\s*$/); # Add the line in the next available position # in the buffer $self->{BUFFER}[$self->{POSITION}] = $line; # If we are at the last available position in # the buffer, reset and start over. if ($self->{POSITION} >= $self->{LENGTH}) { $self->{POSITION} = 0; } else { $self->{POSITION}++; } } } } # Return an array with the number of lines requested. sub getlines { my $self = shift; my ($rows, $i, $position); my (@return); if (@_) { $rows = shift; # POSITION is one past the current line (ahem, bug? :-) $position = $self->{POSITION} - $rows - 1; $position += $self->{LENGTH} if ($position < 0); for ($i = 0; $i < $rows; $i++) { # Set the position ahead, but rewind if hit the # end. $position++; $position = 0 if ($position >= $self->{LENGTH}); # When first initialized Much of the buffer may # be empty. if (defined($self->{BUFFER}[$position])) { push @return, $self->{BUFFER}[$position]; } else { push @return, ""; } } } return @return; } } # Back to the main package ################ # Main Routine # ################ # Create a new main window $main = new Curses; # Configure some options noecho(); # Disable echoing from the console. $main->keypad(1); # Map special keys. halfdelay(10); # This works like Poll when a function is passed # to a widget. Redraws the chat window every 2 # seconds, and gets new messages per /freq $main->erase(); select_colour($main, 'black'); $main->attrset(0); &header(); # Prompt for username and pass ($text, $test) = input_box( 'title' => "Logon", 'prompt' => "Enter your PM username", 'border' => "white", 'cursor_disable' => 1, 'function' => \&header ); if (($test == 1) && ($text ne "")) { $username = $text; } else { &handle_error("Username required and not provided"); } ($text, $test) = input_box( 'title' => "Logon", 'prompt' => "Enter your PM password", 'border' => "white", 'cursor_disable' => 1, 'password' => 1, 'function' => \&header ); if (($test == 1) && ($text ne "")) { $password = $text; } else { &handle_error("Password required and not provided"); } # Get rid of the login boxes while we wait $main->erase(); $main->addstr(0, 1, "Attempting to log in, please wait..."); $main->refresh(); # Log in (all your password are belong to us) $chat = PerlMonks::Chat->new(); $chat->add_cookies; $chat->login($username, $password) or &handle_error("Could not login: $!"); $monks = PerlMonks::Users->new(); $monks->add_cookies; # Produce a child to handle the transactions. $main->addstr(1, 1, "Starting child process..."); $main->refresh(); # Create a socketpair socketpair(CHILD, PARENT, AF_UNIX, SOCK_STREAM, PF_UNSPEC) or &handle_error("Socket could not be created."); CHILD->autoflush(1); PARENT->autoflush(1); # Fork here if ($pid = fork()) { close PARENT; # Create a chat buffer $buffer = new Chat; print CHILD $buffer->counter . "\n"; } else { close CHILD; &child(); exit 0; } # Clear the screen $main->erase(); $main->refresh(); # From now on the &message subroutine and the chat $buffer handle # all screen draws. $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - Curses Chatterbox client, Type '/help' for +available commands."); # Main loop while (1) { ($test, $text) = txt_field( 'window' => $main, 'regex' => "\n", 'xpos' => 0, 'ypos' => $LINES - 3, 'lines' => 1, 'cols' => $COLS - 2, 'border' => "white", 'cursor_disable' => 1, 'function' => \&messages ); chomp $text; # Begin processing the message entered if ($text =~ /^\/help/i) { &help_popup($buffer); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/who/i) { &list_users($buffer); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/xp/i) { &show_xp($buffer); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/log/i) { &show_log($buffer, "SHOW"); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/save/i) { &show_log($buffer, "SAVE"); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/msgs/i) { &show_msgs($buffer); } #elsif ($text =~ /^\/(?:checkoff|co)\s+/i) #{ # Don't quite have this figured out... #} elsif ($text =~ /^\/freq\s*(\d*)/i) { # This is used to set an alarm and shouldn't be # too small. my $min = 5; if ($1 > $min) { $buffer->counter($1); $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - Interval set to $1"); } else { $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - Interval must be greater than $ +min"); } } elsif ($text =~ /^\/time/i) { if ($buffer->show_time) { $buffer->show_time(0); $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - Time stamps disabled"); } else { $buffer->show_time(1); $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - Time stamps enabled"); } } elsif ($text =~ /^\/(?:msg|tell)\s+(\S+)\s+(.+)$/i) { # A private message is being sent $chat->send($text); $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", "{CCB} - private +message sent to $1: $2")); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/(ignore|unignore)\s+(\S+)/i) { my $action = lc($1); my $user = $2; $action =~ s/.$/ing/; # A private message is being sent $chat->send($text); $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", "{CCB} - $action +user $user")); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/me\s*/i) { # /me emotes. $chat->send($text); } elsif ($text =~ /^\/quit/i) { # Ask the child to exit then quit. $main->erase(); $main->addstr(0, 1, "Ending child process..."); $main->refresh(); # Code to exit. print CHILD "-1\n"; waitpid($pid, 0); exit 0; } elsif (($text =~ /^\s{0,1}\//) || ($text =~ /^.{0,2]msg/i)) { # All valid forms of commands are accounted for, # here we can handle near misses. ($text, $test) = input_box( 'title' => "Vague response", 'prompt' => "Please confirm, cancel or change your message +:", 'border' => "white", 'content' => "$text", 'cursor_disable' => 1 ); if (($test == 1) && ($text ne "")) { # Text was confirmed to send. $chat->send($text); } else { $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - message not sent"); } } else { # Try to send whatever message was entered. if ($text ne "") { $chat->send($text); } } } END { # Ask Curses to exit cleanly. endwin(); } exit 0; ############### # Subroutines # ############### sub header { # Display a nice header whilst we perform various tasks $main->standout(); $main->addstr(0, 1, "{CCB} - Curses ChatterBox Client by {NULE} v. + $VERSION"); $main->standend(); $main->refresh(); } sub child { my ($request, $text); # Listen for a timing value from the parent. # Request the resource from while (1) { chomp($request = <PARENT>); if ($request == -1) { # We have been asked to exit return 1; } else { # The parent is expecting a response # in this many seconds or we will # send a lag error message eval { local $SIG{ALRM} = sub { die "ALARM\n" }; alarm ($request - 1); $text = join "\n", $chat->getnewlines(1); alarm 0; }; if ($@) { # Timeouts are different from other problems print PARENT "{CCB} - ERROR with child: $@" unless $@ +eq "ALARM\n"; # Request timed out print PARENT "{CCB} - Lag problem, try setting /freq h +igher..." . RSEPARATOR; } else { print PARENT "$text" . RSEPARATOR; } } } } sub messages { # Note that our handles are global here because Curses::Widgets # doesn't seem amenable to passing arguments ($buffer, $main) my ($chat, @chat, @prechat, $line, $length); my $i = 0; if ($buffer->counter == 0) { local $/ = RSEPARATOR; eval { local $SIG{ALRM} = sub { die "ALARM\n" }; alarm 2; chomp ($chat = <CHILD>); alarm 0; }; if ($@) { $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - ERROR with parent: $@") unless +$@ eq "ALARM\n"; $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - May have lost sync with child. +(1)"); } eval { local $SIG{ALRM} = sub { die "ALARM\n" }; alarm 2; print CHILD $buffer->counter . "\n"; alarm 0; }; if ($@) { $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - ERROR with parent: $@") unless +$@ eq "ALARM\n"; $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - May have lost sync with child. +(2)"); } @chat = map { "$_\n" } split "\n", $chat; $Text::Wrap::columns = $COLS - 2; foreach $line (@chat) { if ($buffer->show_time) { $line = &time_stamp . " $line"; } $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", $line)); } } @chat = $buffer->getlines($LINES - 3); # Start drawing from the bottom of the screen $i = $LINES - 4; foreach $line (reverse @chat) { # Not the best way to do this, but length() # doesn't handle tabs correctly. # TODO? # $line =~ s/^\t/ /; $length = $COLS - length($line) - 2; $line = " ".$line." "x$length; $main->addstr($i, 0, "$line"); $i--; last if $i < 0; } $main->refresh(); return 1; } sub help_popup { # Display a window with help information in it. my $buffer = shift; my ($line, $help); my @help = ( "Curses ChatterBox Client v. $VERSION", " ", "Commands available:", "- /help - displays this message", "- /who - shows the monks logged on", "- /xp - shows some quick information about you", "- /log - show the chat log", "- /freq <#> - sets the refresh interval to # seconds", "- /time - toggles time stamps on messages", "- /save - dump buffer to a save file", "- /quit - exits the Chatterbox client", "Supported Chatterbox Commands", "- /me ... - emote a message.", "- /msg <user> ... - send a message to <user>.", "- /tell <user> ... - same thing.", "- /msgs - show all private messages.", #"- /co ###<,###...> - check off private messages.", #"- /checkoff ### - same thing.", "- /ignore <user> - Ignore <user>.", "- /unignore <user> - Unignore <user>.", "To-do:", "- Colors", "- I keep having imaginings of building a mini-browser in...", " if winamp can do it, so can I!", "- Tell me what features you would like!" ); foreach $line (@help) { chomp $line; if ($line ne "") { $help .= "$line\n"; } } txt_field( 'window' => $main, 'title' => "{CCB} Help - PGUP and PGDOWN to scroll, ENTER to e +xit.", 'regex' => "\n", 'xpos' => 0, 'ypos' => 0, 'lines' => $LINES - 2, 'cols' => $COLS - 2, 'border' => "white", 'edit' => 0, 'cursor_disable' => 1, 'content' => $help ); # Clear the screen before returning. $main->erase(); $main->refresh(); } sub list_users { my $buffer = shift; my (%users, $users); %users = $monks->users; if (%users) { $Text::Wrap::columns = $COLS - 2; $users = "{CCB} - " . (scalar(keys(%users)) + 1); $users .= " users logged in: " . join " ",sort keys(%users); $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", $users)); } else { $buffer->addlines("No users logged in (oddly enough)"); } } sub show_msgs { # Retrieve and display all personal messages my $buffer = shift; my (%msgs, $msg); %msgs = $chat->personal_messages; if (%msgs) { $Text::Wrap::columns = $COLS - 2; foreach $msg (sort keys(%msgs)) { $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", "($msg) $msgs +{$msg}")); } } else { $buffer->addlines("Could not get personal messages"); } } sub show_xp { # Print a display of current XP information my $buffer = shift; my (%xp, $xp); %xp = $monks->xp; if (%xp) { $Text::Wrap::columns = $COLS - 2; $xp = "{CCB} - User: $xp{user}, Level: $xp{level}, XP: $xp{xp +}, "; $xp .= "Votes: $xp{votesleft}, Next level in: $xp{xp2nextlevel +} XP"; $buffer->addlines(split "\n", wrap("", "\t", $xp)); } else { $buffer->addlines("Could not get XP information"); } } sub show_log { my ($buffer, $mode) = @_; my (@chat, $line, $chat, $length, $filename); # If mode is SAVE then prompt for a file name if ($mode eq "SAVE") { my ($text, $test) = input_box( 'title' => "Save log", 'prompt' => "Please enter a path and filename to save your + message:", 'border' => "white", 'edit' => 0, 'cursor_disable' => 1 ); if (($test == 1) && ($text ne "")) { $filename = $text; } else { $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - log not saved."); return 0; } } $length = $buffer->length; # Retrieve all the lines. @chat = $buffer->getlines($length); $chat = ""; foreach $line (@chat) { chomp $line; if ($line ne "") { $chat .= "$line\n"; } } if ($mode eq "SAVE") { open (FILEHANDLE, ">$filename"); print FILEHANDLE $chat; close FILEHANDLE; $buffer->addlines("{CCB} - log saved as $filename"); } else { txt_field( 'window' => $main, 'title' => "{CCB} Chat log - PGUP and PGDOWN to scroll, EN +TER to exit (max $length lines).", 'regex' => "\n", 'xpos' => 0, 'ypos' => 0, 'lines' => $LINES - 2, 'cols' => $COLS - 2, 'border' => "white", 'cursor_disable' => 1, 'content' => $chat ); } # Clear the screen before returning. $main->erase(); $main->refresh(); } sub time_stamp { # Produce a time stamp my ($sec, $min, $hour) = localtime; $sec = "0".$sec if $sec < 10; $min = "0".$min if $min < 10; $hour = "0".$hour if $hour < 10; return ("$hour:$min:$sec") } sub handle_error { my $message = shift; msg_box( 'message' => "$message", 'title' => "Error" ); die "$message\n"; }

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