Eggdev: Re: Bugs: bug or nobug?

Will Buckner wcc at techmonkeys.org
Fri Sep 10 15:40:16 CST 2004


on 09/10/04 17:12 BarkerJr said the following:
> Here's something to add to the 1.7 todo list!
> 

Eh? We're not changing the default handle length, as it would break 
compatability with 1.6.

> Draco Paladin wrote:
> 
>> On Thu, Sep 09, 2004 at 10:41:59AM +0000, reddie crack wrote:
>>
>>> the eggdrop.conf file has an option set nick-len by default it is 9 
>>> but my ircd support max nick-len of 30. I changed the default value 
>>> of 9 to 30 and i set the net-type to 5.
>>>
>>> I have written a TCL script which can adduser through channel commands.
>>> But when the eggdrop TCL commando [adduser $nick $uhost] is executed
>>> only the first 9 characters are stored.
>>>
>>> Is this normal ? because i want to store the hole nicknames.
>>
>>
>>
>> This is normal.  Eggdrop defaults to 9 characters for the handle length
>> (The users name in the bot)  It is not suggested you change this as it
>> will break user file sharing with any bot that hasn't made this change.
>> If you want to change it, you have to edit the src/eggdrop.h file in the
>> source and recompile the Eggdrop.  Look for HANDLEN in that file.
> 
> 

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