./chat/scrollz, Advanced IRC client based on ircII client

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 2.2.3nb4, Package name: scrollz-2.2.3nb4, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

ScrollZ is an advanced IRC client based on ircII client. It was
developed on Linux, but can be compiled on variety of Unix platforms.

Required to build:

Package options: inet6

Master sites:

SHA1: 81acfc32f13369e30878ead9f52c598f62f90abd
RMD160: eb0e8eabb200c20b86b206e22f4a62ec08032be2
Filesize: 926.717 KB

Version history: (Expand)

CVS history: (Expand)

   2018-01-13 09:53:58 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
scrollz: efence and inet6 options conflict

According to PR 52883. Put them in one option group. Disable efence.

   2017-05-10 12:09:21 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Requires termcap.
   2016-09-19 15:04:29 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (147)
Log message:
Recursive PKGREVISION bump for gnutls shlib major bump.
   2016-03-05 12:29:49 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (1813) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for security/openssl ABI bump.
   2015-11-03 02:20:26 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (119)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for chat category

Problems found with existing distfiles:
No changes made to these /distinfo files.

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-09-30 10:25:37 by Tobias Nygren | Files touched by this commit (10)
Log message:
replace optional socks5 dependencies with net/dante
   2015-08-23 16:30:43 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (125) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for nettle shlib major bump.
   2015-07-28 00:31:30 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (9) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 2.2.3, using wip/scrollz packaged by othyro.

ScrollZ v2.2.3, 29.12.2013

    ! crash when displaying very large aliases (reported by -jff-)
    ! +password in ENCRMSG is not treated as a FiSH key if FiSH is
      not available (reported by -jff-)
    ! slashes (on Unix) and backslashes (on Windows) in channel names
      are converted to underscores in per channel logging
    + SET DEFAULT_PROTOCOL to specify default IP protocol for
      server connections (patch by SteelyDan)
    ! parallel make install (patch by Nathan Phillip Brink)
    ! respect CPP flags in Makefile (patch by Nathan Phillip Brink)
    ! dependencies in Makefile, fixes build on Debian sid
      (reported by juha)
    ! example for REGEXPREP (thanks SteelyDan)
    ! MODE #channel I/e/b for IPv6 addresses (reported by Jugernaut)
    ~ set AI_ADDRCONFIG flag for IP lookups when IPv6 support is
      enabled (suggested by SteelyDan)
    ! update target directory for manual page to modern /usr/share/man
      (reported by dan408)
    + parsing of numeric 378 for freenode (requested by SteelyDan)
    ! configure now exits if it can't find a working libtermcap
      / libncurses
    + half-op counters are now displayed in NWHOIS
    ! various small fixes
    ! memory / fd leaks reported by valgrind (thanks SteelyDan)
    - ICB support (patch by SteelyDan)
    + IRC servers can now be grouped (patch by SteelyDan)
    + TRACE facility, read HELP SET TRACE for more information
      (this is optional and has to be enabled in defs.h and is
       meant to help me track down bugs faster)
    ! annoying bug where bound channels would sometimes get
      relocated to a random window on reconnect
    ! do not lose one page of scrollback buffer after CLEAR
      (reported by -jff-)
    ! compilation on FreeBSD 10 (reported by FBSD maintainer)
    ! IPv6 address formatting (reported by SteelyDan)
    ! SHOWUSER formatting of long user@host strings (reported
      by SteelyDan)
    ! reconnect when server is specified as IPv6 address
    ! active servers can no longer be deleted (reported by SteelyDan)
    + new ignore types NICK for nick changes and QUIT for sign off
      messages (requested by dc)


ScrollZ v2.2.2, 15.4.2012

    ! auto completion bug introduced by a rather stupid fix in v2.2.1
      (reported by bon)


ScrollZ v2.2.1, 30.12.2011

    ! a crash when input buffer exceeded 1024 characters and AUTOCOMPL
      was enabled (reported by Jugernaut)
    + public flood now displays flooded channel (requested by Blaxthox,
      patch by SteelyDan)
    ! topic time display no longer cuts off year when using T command
      (fix by SteelyDan)
    ! CDCC size reporting (fix by SteelyDan)
    + path tabkey completion for SET AWAY_FILE, DECRYPT_PROGRAM,
      XTERM_PATH and for WINDOW LOGFILE (patch by SteelyDan)
    ! tabkey completion for SETs (fix by SteelyDan)
    ~ use non-obsolete GnuTLS APIs (fixes Debian bug #624050)


ScrollZ v2.2, 14.5.2011

    + SET USERNAME to set username sent to IRC server (requested by jm_)
    ! a silly bug that made client confused about the nickname (if
      initial connect returned invalid nickname error, thanks to enkil
      for debugging)
    ! a bug where bound channel was bound to another window on
      reconnect (patch by jm_)
    ! tab handling should no longer crash after reconnects (patch by jm_)
    ! handling of numeric 477 for networks with NickServ (reported
      by several users)
    ! crash when delay joining a channel (reported by flashback)
    ! DCC speed reporting
    ! WHOIS actually (fix by flashback)
    ! LINKS command would stop working when server throttling
      kicked in (fix by flashback)
    + SET RATELIMIT_JOIN - configurable server versions on which channel
      joins are rate limited (implemented by flashback)
    + client with UTF-8 support should be buildable on SGI IRIX
    + tabkey improvements for OP, DOP, HOP, DH, VO and DV, read
      HELP TABKEY for more information (patch by flashback)
    ! status bar corruption on 64-bit systems due to overlapping
      string copy
    ! number of DCC GET/SEND requests in status bar is now correctly
      set to zero when a signal USR1 is received
    + SHOWIDLE can now be sorted, see help for details
      (requested by Blaxthos)
    ! FiSH on 64-bit systems


ScrollZ v2.1, 23.12.2009

    I'd like to dedicate this release to frash who passed away in
    September 2009.

    NOTICE: Mailing list is no longer operational. It only received
    spam so we have decided to turn it off.

    ! ISO 2022 JP encoding in lastlog
    ! compilation using older compilers (gcc 2.95, reported by aflux)
    ! IGNORE blah ^TYPE (reported by one)
    + SET DCC_HOST (requested by wiz)
    ! line wrapping improvements (patch by jm_)
    ! GNU TLS now uses pkg-config (patch by Mike Markley, thanks)
    + configure option to disable UTF-8 support
    + push line functionality, default bind is alt-q, see help
      for more info (patch by jm_)
    ! default STATUS_FORMAT now properly terminates colour sequence
      to prevent background colour overflowing to next lines
      (reported by TrN)
    ~ FiSH encryption now requires libgmp (patch by TrN based on
      implementation by Dcoder)
      make encryption less prone to frequency analysis attacks)
    + SET SAVE_ENCRYPTION_KEYS, when enabled keys used for encryption
      are saved to ScrollZ.save (requires master password to be set
      as keys are encrypted using master password, requested by TrN,
      you are prompted to enter master password when client is restarted
      if keys are found in ScrollZ.save)
    + improvements to tabkey handling for directories (patch by jm_)
    + various small improvements
    ! fixes for 64-bit systems (reported by Jugernaut)
    ! some bugs that led to crashes (mostly dereferencing NULL pointers)
    ~ W without arguments uses current channel (patch by flashback)
    ! buffer overflow crash (reported by fet)


ScrollZ v2.0, 30.12.2008

    ! IGNORE nick ignore_type works again (reported by -jff-)
    + URL catcher now saves nick and channel in publics
    + OpenSSL support (use configure --with-openssl)
    ! input encodings other than UTF-8 produced garbled non-ASCII
      characters when input history was used (reported by biini)
    ! crashes when iconv fails (reported by ShadowImg)
    + $stripcrap() which strips all non-printable characters
      from a string (requested by JohnnyM)
    + $tr() which translates characters in set1 from characters
      in set2 (similar to a Unix tr utility, requested by JohnnyM)
    + $pattern() which returns all words from a list that are
      matched by a pattern (requested by JohhnyM)
    + $chr() which returns string from a list of ascii codes
    ! DCC RAW connections executed connect hook too early when
      non blocking connections were enabled
    ! ScrollZ now runs fine on Mac OS X x86
    + SHOWCHAN which allows one to hide certain channels from
      status bar (requested by juha)
    + LISTN now has options to list only online/offline notifies
      (requested by ol@fson)
    ! STRSTR() which returned wrong string
    ! SET AWAY_FILE now accepts full path for ScrollZ.away file
      (reported by gebion)
    + URL catcher now also handles channel topics
    ! don't print join sync msg when sending mode #chan +b, this
      happens upon receiveing channel operator status after join
      because we send MODE #chan e to obtain ban exceptions
      (reported by wiz)
    + ISO-2022-JP encoding support, /SET ISO2022_SUPPORT ON
      if you need it
    ! bug when nick ended with a tilde, client would still show
      nick as present even though they parted the channel
      (reported by juha)
    ! WHO -FILE fixes by flashback
    + support for numeric #479 (illegal channel name, coded by
    + FiSH support has been integrated in main src
    + MSG -SERVER (requested by smk)
    ~ DCC RAW no longer sends newline by default, fix your scripts
      in case you need this!
    + SET AUTO_RECONNECT_CHANNELS (coded by flashback)
    + -n CLI parameter, if specified no server is connected at
      startup (coded by flashback)
    ! configure should now properly find iconv.h on FreeBSD
    ! don't send disconnect notice in plain text when SSL
      connection is used (reported by wiz)
    ! crash when server connection is closed in case of SSL connections
      (if GNUTLS is used, reported by q)
    + tab completion for SET variables (implemented by flashback)
    + WHOIS now recognises numeric 671 (secure connection, implemented
      by flashback)
    + upon receipt of DCC REJECT CTCP reply the corresponding DCC
      is closed
    + SET SEND_USERHOST_ON_NICK_IN_USE (if set to off client will
      not send userhost query when server sends nickname already
      in use reply)
    + MONITOR support (available on ircd-ratbox, coded by flashback)
    + SET NETSPLIT_TIME (to set how long client keeps netsplit info,
      patch by flashback)
    ! stuck input prompt bug (thanks to wiz for testing)
    ! SZsetup was missing some colours (reported by jm_)
    ! crash upon exit if flood list was not yet initialized
    + SET NOTIFY_SHOW_NAME (if enabled activity includes
      window name, patch by flashback)
    + WINDOW UNNAME (unset window name, patch by flashback)
    ! long standing bug where client would send stuff from
      unnitialised buffer to server (thanks to Jugernaut
      for helping me with this)
    + SET CHANLOG_STRIP_ANSI (by flashback, when enabled ANSI
      colour codes are stripped from chanlog)
      (see help for more info, patch by jm_)


ScrollZ v1.9.99, 30.10.2006

NOTE: Homepage has been changed to http://www.scrollz.org/

    + temporary ban shitlist type (see help on commands ADDBK
      and BANTIME, requested by duckdown)
    ! crash on SET -STATUS_FORMAT (reported on Debian BT)
    ! memory leak (ircII bug from UTF-8 code merge)
    + SET STATUS_LINES to set default number of status lines
      for new windows (requested by a Debian user)
    - SET USE_OLD_MSG (ircII merge)
    ~ flood protection status bar variable has been renamed to %X


ScrollZ v1.9.98.1, 4.5.2006

    ! compilation without ANSI colour support
    ! ANSI colour support when compiled without iconv support


ScrollZ v1.9.98, 1.5.2006

    ! core dump on exit when FLOOD_USERS was increased (reported by jm_)
    ! crash on IrcNet when doing /FILINE (reported by kore)
    ! orig nick displaying server messages even if quiet mode
      was enabled (it happened if lag is greater than orig nick timer,
      reported by wood)
    ! GNU TLS 1.0 is required for SSL support now, OpenSSL is no
      longer supported
    + REGEXPREPL() which offers POSIX.2 compatible search & replace
      functionality with back references support, see HELP ALIAS FUNCTIONS
      for an example
    ! ncurses check during configure, should fix build on SuSE Linux
    + IGNORE nick!user@host now works (reported by pluto)
    ~ userlist takes precedence over shitlist (so you can shitlist
      *!*~*@* and still alow *!*user@*.host.com, requested by tel)
    ! DESTDIR errors for manual pages (fix provided by Matto Fransen)
    ! numeric 477 is properly handled on Freenode (reported by TrN)
    + merged UTF-8 support from ircII - some things might be
      broken because of that, please report bugs
    + support for channel modes gzQ on freenode (requested by TrN)
    + $chankey(#channel) returns channel key (requested by TrN)