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task #9320: Pass Password to Weechat-curses on command-line

Submitted by:  ootput <ootput>
Submitted on:  Wed 15 Apr 2009 09:43:38 AM UTC  
 
Category: commandsShould Start On: Wed 15 Apr 2009 12:00:00 AM UTC
Should be Finished on: Wed 15 Apr 2009 12:00:00 AM UTCPriority: 5 - Normal
Status: NonePrivacy: Public
Percent Complete: 0%Assigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Planned Release: NoneIRC nick: ootput

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Wed 15 Apr 2009 09:43:38 AM UTC, original submission:

Greetings,

As I'm in the processing of sharing my user's dotfiles, I'd like to cleanse my confs of any sensitive info, ex: irc server passwords by keeping them in different locations. As weechat does not parse .netrc for irc servers, is it possible to add a feature that would allow one to send the password to weechat via command line flags during init?

If security is an issue (records left in .bash_history, for instance) the password file can be hashed and whose location is then fed to weechat-curses.

Regards,
Ootput

ootput <ootput>

 

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