rss2irc: watches an RSS/Atom feed and writes it to an IRC channel

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rss2irc is an IRC bot that polls an RSS or Atom feed and announces updates to an IRC channel, with options for customizing output and behavior. It aims to be an easy-to-use, reliable, well-behaved bot.

Usage: rss2irc FEEDURL [BOTNAME@IRCSERVER/#CHANNEL] [OPTS]

For example, to announce Hackage uploads (like hackagebot):

$ rss2irc http://hackage.haskell.org/packages/archive/recent.rss mybot@irc.freenode.org/#haskell
Versions 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.4.1, 0.4.2, 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4, 1.0.5, 1.0.6, 1.1
Change log CHANGES
Dependencies base (==4.*), bytestring, cabal-file-th, cmdargs, containers, deepseq, feed (>=0.3.8 && <0.3.9.2), http-conduit (>=1.9 && <2.0), http-types (>=0.6.4 && <0.9), io-storage (==0.3.*), irc (==0.5.*), network (==2.4.*), old-locale, parsec, regexpr (==0.5.*), resourcet (>=0.4.4 && <0.5), safe (>=0.2 && <0.4), split (==0.2.*), text (==0.11.*), time (>=1.1 && <1.5), transformers (>=0.2 && <0.4), utf8-string [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Don Stewart <dons@galois.com>, Simon Michael <simon@joyful.com>
Maintainer Simon Michael <simon@joyful.com>
Category IRC
Home page http://hackage.haskell.org/package/rss2irc
Source repo head: darcs get http://hub.darcs.net/simon/rss2irc
Uploaded by SimonMichael at Thu Feb 27 21:13:16 UTC 2014
Distributions Debian:1.0.6, NixOS:1.1
Executables rss2irc
Downloads 5046 total (40 in the last 30 days)
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