Summary

An IRC client that runs as a daemon accepting notification requests.

You preesnt them JSON objects presented to a listening socket. It is meant to be used by hook scripts in version-control repositories, allowing them to send commit notifications to project IRC channels. A hook script that works with git, hg, and svn is included in the distribution.

Resources


COPYINGproject license
irker-2.13.md5source tarball MD5 checksum
NEWSproject news
irker-2.13.tar.gzgzipped source tarball
READMEroadmap file
install.htmlForge installation instructions
irkerd.htmlHTML rendering of irkerd.8
hacking.htmlHacker’s Guide to irker
security.htmlSecurity analysis of irker
irkerhook.htmlHTML rendering of irkerhook.1

The project repository is at https://gitlab.com/esr/irker.

Project statistics are available at OpenHub.

There is a project IRC channel.

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Recent Changes

  SSL validation fix.
  Hardening agains Unicode decode errors.
  irk becomes a library so it can be re-used.