Errata 20161101.1

Topic: Various problems in logger plugin
Category: Plugins
Corrected: 2.0.3
Affected versions: 2.0.2
Task: #505 and #507

Background

The logger pluggin can be used to log events from IRC in a file.

Problem

Various errors were found in the plugin:

  1. The documentation specifies a file parameter while the plugin use path (fixed to file like many plugins),
  2. The documentation has incorrect formats (missing format- prefixes on parameters),
  3. The file is opened is not open in append mode.

Solution

Upgrade to a newer version if applicable or apply one of the following fixes:

Using Mercurial

If you don't have a local copy:

hg clone -u release-2.0 http://hg.malikania.fr/irccd

If you already have a local copy:

cd /path/to/irccd
hg pull
hg up release-2.0

And install new version of irccd.

Using patch

Download the following patch:

Apply it:

cd /path/to/irccd/
patch -p1 < /path/to/20161101.2.patch