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task #11128: Disabling weechat's default highlighting

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Fri 13 May 2011 07:10:19 AM UTC  
Category:  irc plugin Should Start On:  Fri 13 May 2011 12:00:00 AM UTC
Should be Finished on:  Fri 13 May 2011 12:00:00 AM UTC Priority:  5 - Normal
Status:  Done Privacy:  Public
Percent Complete:  100% Assigned to:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Originator Name:  Arm Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Planned Release:  0.3.7
IRC nick:  Arm

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Sun 22 Jan 2012 12:54:22 PM UTC, comment #2: 


3 new irc options added:
- irc.look.highlight_server
- irc.look.highlight_channel
- irc.look.highlight_pv

With value "(?-i)$nick" in these options, you can make nick highlight case sensitive.
Or at your choice, you can set empty string here and use other highlight options (weechat.look.highlight and weechat.look.highlight_regex).

Note that option weechat.look.highlight_regex becomes case insensitive by default, so you will have to use "(?-i)" before regex to make it case sensitive.

Have fun with highlights!

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Tue 10 Jan 2012 06:16:37 AM UTC, comment #1: 

+1 to this please, my nick when lower-cased is also a common word.

Alternative solution: add an option to make default nick highlighting case-sensitive.

Fri 13 May 2011 07:10:19 AM UTC, original submission:  

  My nick is Arm, pretty common word and fake highlighting drives me crazy.

  Add an option to toggle the default nick highlighting off, so that only weechat.look.highlight and weechat.look.highlight_regex (the one I care about since it's case SENSITIVE) can trigger a highlight event.




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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2012-02-26 flashcode Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2012-01-22 flashcode StatusNone => Done
        Percent Complete0% => 100%
        Assigned toNone => flashcode
        Planned ReleaseNone => 0.3.7

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