[ircd-ratbox] [PATCH] ratbox-services: ChanServ login_nick_only flag

Ralf S. Engelschall rse at engelschall.com
Mon Apr 18 15:02:50 UTC 2005

On Mon, Apr 18, 2005, Lee H wrote:

> On Mon, Apr 18, 2005 at 11:02:53AM +0200, Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:
> > Add a special "login_nick_only" configuration flag to Ratbox-Services,
> > restricting "/msg userserv login <username>" command to cases where the
> > nickname is also <username> only. This is intentionally in conflict
> > with NickServ (because under "/msg nickserv regain" you have to able to
> > login at UserServ under different nickname first), but allows the strict
> > synchronization of username/nickname (if NickServ is not activated).
> The helpfile and CPPFLAGS diff are commited, I added the NOVOICES set option
> with the proper hooks to actually catch users being voiced.

Cool. Thanks.

> This login_nick_only im not gunna add into cvs -- it doesnt really make too
> much sense.  If nickserv isnt enabled, then its simply making userserv
> emulate nickserv, except if someone has your nickname then there is no way
> for you to login.  If nickserv is enabled, it doesnt really serve much
> purpose.

Yes, that's fine. This patch was just also in our hacking queue and
was actually from a time when the NickServ functionality was still not
existing in Ratbox-Services at all ;-)

                                       Ralf S. Engelschall
                                       rse at engelschall.com

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