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# $EPIC: autoget.txt,v 1.3 2007/02/27 04:57:37 jnelson Exp $

Synopsis:

load autoget
/autoget
/autoget <pattern>
/autoget -<pattern>
/autoreget
/autoreget <pattern>
/autoreget -<pattern>
/autoreject
/autoreject <pattern>
/autorejrect -<pattern>
/autoclobber GET|RESUME|RENAME GET|RESUME|RENAME

Description:

The /AUTOGET, /AUTOREGET, and /AUTOREJECT commands take patterns that are matched against filenames or nick!user@hosts that offer you files. You can remove an autoget pattern by prefixing it with a hyphen. You can only remove patterns exactly that you added; there is no wildcard matching your patterns.

The /AUTOGET command automatically does a dcc get whenever someone offers you a file that does not already exist; when either that someone (nick!user@host) or that file is matched by any of the patterns in your autoget list. The /AUTOGET file will not autoget files if they already exist.

The /AUTOREGET command automatically does a dcc resume whenever someone offers you a file that you already have, but is smaller than the file that the other person is offering you, and a dcc close whenever the file you have is as big (or bigger) than what is offered.

The /AUTOREJECT command automatically does a dcc close whenever someone offers you a file.

The /AUTOCLOBBER command takes two arguments, the action to take when someone offers you a file you already have. The first argument is the action to take when you have a file smaller than what is offered, and the second argument is the action to take when you have a file that is the same size or larger than what is offered. The “GET” handler does a dcc get and replaces your file with the offered one; the “RESUME” handler does a dcc resume for the file, and “RENAME” renames the local file by appending a string to its filename, and then does a dcc get. The default behavior is “RESUME CLOSE”

History:

The autoget script firat appeared in epic4-1.1.1. The autoget script was greatly enhanced in epic4-1.1.8.

autoget.txt · Last modified: 2007/02/27 04:57 (external edit)