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perl IRC bot

by Anonymous Monk
on Aug 05, 2001 at 20:26 UTC ( #102317=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
Anonymous Monk has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

I am about to start a perl bot project, just to get my self involved with sockets and such. Just a simple bot that will log channel info. I just want to know if anyone had any comments or suggestions especially pointers on what is the best approach. I'm going to use Socket;

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Re: perl IRC bot
by larsen (Parson) on Aug 05, 2001 at 20:33 UTC
Re: perl IRC bot
by Beatnik (Parson) on Aug 05, 2001 at 20:48 UTC
    I can also suggest using a Perl aware chat client and don't waste YASC (Yet Another Socket Connection). I wrote a basic IRC bot like thing for xchat.

    ... Quidquid perl dictum sit, altum viditur.

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