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bug #21473: Problem with multi-IP servers: weechat always choose same IP

Submitter:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Submitted:  Tue 30 Oct 2007 10:18:40 AM UTC
Votes: 1
Category:  irc plugin Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  irc protocol Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  flashcode
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  * 0.2.6 IRC nick:  FlashCode
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Mon 22 Sep 2008 03:19:09 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Fixed for version 0.2.7, thanks to Lionel Elie Mamane for debian patch.

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
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Tue 30 Oct 2007 10:18:40 AM UTC, original submission:  

When a host has many IPs (like freenode server), WeeChat always connects to server with same IP (first in list).
If this server is down, other servers are never tried, and WeeChat can't connect at all.

Solution: try random IP in list, and if connection fails, try with other IPs.

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Group administrator


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