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task #12209: Generate alternative nicknames dynamically instead of disconnecting

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Mon 20 Aug 2012 05:48:39 AM UTC  
 
Category:  irc plugin Should Start On:  Tue 21 Aug 2012 10:00:00 PM UTC
Should be Finished on:  Tue 21 Aug 2012 10:00:00 PM UTC Priority:  5 - Normal
Status:  Done Privacy:  Public
Percent Complete:  100% Assigned to:  Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Originator Name:  None Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Planned Release:  0.3.9
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Wed 22 Aug 2012 05:45:58 PM UTC, comment #2:

Done.

If you want to test, I added new option called "nickused" in weercd.py (in git: test/weercd.py).
You can test with this command line:

./weercd.py action=user nickused=50

Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Mon 20 Aug 2012 05:48:39 AM UTC, comment #1:

This item has been reassigned from the project WeeChat bugs tracker to your tracker.

The original report is still available at bugs #37147

Following are the information included in the original report:

[field #0]                  Item ID: 37147
[field #1]                 Group ID: 4783
[field #2]              Open/Closed: Open
[field #3]                 Severity: 3 - Normal
[field #4]                  Privacy: Public
[field #7]                         : Unknown bugs Field Display Type
[field #8]                         : Unknown bugs Field Display Type
[field #9]                 Category: irc plugin
[field #10]             Submitted by: None
[field #11]              Assigned to: None
[field #12]             Submitted on: dim. 19 août 2012 23:26:52 CEST
[field #13]                  Summary: Generate alternative nicknames dynamically instead of disconnecting
[field #14]      Original Submission: When the list of configured nicknames is exhausted, generate new alternatives based on the primary nickname. An algorithm based on irssi would work: keep appending an underscore until the nickname is at least 9 characters long, then truncate to 9 characters and overwrite a number at the end of the nickname.

e.g. irc.server_default.nicks = "abc,def,ghi,jkl"
Try:
abc
def
ghi
jkl
abc_
abc__
abc___
abc____
abc_____
abc______
abc_____1
abc_____2
...
abc____99

Reconnecting repeatedly just because there are no more nicknames to try isn't appropriate behaviour.
[field #16]               Item Group: irc protocol
[field #17]                   Status: None
[field #18]        Component Version: None
[field #19]         Operating System: None
[field #20]          Reproducibility: None
[field #21]               Size (loc): None
[field #22]            Fixed Release: None
[field #23]          Planned Release: None
[field #24]                   Effort: 0.00
[field #28]                 Priority: 5 - Normal
[field #31]         Percent Complete: 0%
[field #33]                  Release: 0.3.8
[field #35]          Originator Name: Simon
[field #36]         Originator Email: bugs.weechat.simon@arlott.org
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Sebastien Helleu <flashcode>
Project AdministratorIn charge of this item.
Mon 20 Aug 2012 05:48:39 AM UTC, original submission:

When the list of configured nicknames is exhausted, generate new alternatives based on the primary nickname. An algorithm based on irssi would work: keep appending an underscore until the nickname is at least 9 characters long, then truncate to 9 characters and overwrite a number at the end of the nickname.

e.g. irc.server_default.nicks = "abc,def,ghi,jkl"
Try:
abc
def
ghi
jkl
abc_
abc__
abc___
abc____
abc_____
abc______
abc_____1
abc_____2
...
abc____99

Reconnecting repeatedly just because there are no more nicknames to try isn't appropriate behaviour.

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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2012-09-29 flashcode Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2012-08-22 flashcode CategoryNone => irc plugin
        Should Start On- => 2012-08-21
        Should be Finished on- => 2012-08-21
        StatusNone => Done
        Percent Complete0% => 100%
        Assigned toNone => flashcode
        Originator Name => None
        Planned ReleaseNone => 0.3.9
    2012-08-20 flashcode Reassign itemWeeChat, bug #37147 => WeeChat, task #12209

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