[ircd-ratbox] ircd-ratbox-3.0.8-unicode1

Jilles Tjoelker jilles at stack.nl
Sun May 19 22:45:55 UTC 2013

On Sat, May 04, 2013 at 07:25:36PM +0300, Daniel Corbe wrote:
> I'm not as concerned about glob characters like * and ? though.  The
> MUC service will have to interpret the user's wishes when placing a
> channel ban from the jabber side.  It's something I'll need to be
> cognisant of as I progress with this project.

> The IRC users will have to be clever enough to do host bans.  

Note that the matching used for channel bans does not support any kind
of escape character. A '*' or '?' in a ban mask is always special.

So the current approach of allowing them is only good if you think
nickname-based bans are silly anyway.

Jilles Tjoelker

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