POE::Component::IRC::Cookbook - The PoCo-IRC Cookbook: Overview
POE::Component::IRC is a fully event-driven IRC client module built around POE. It can be used to write IRC client applications of any kind. This cookbook features working examples of programs demonstrating the capabilities of POE::Component::IRC.
Note: This is a work in progress. The entries without hyperlinks indicate unwritten recipes.
Shows you how to disconnect gracefully.
A basic bot demonstrating the basics of PoCo-IRC.
Add translating capabilities to your bot.
Have your bot resolve DNS records for you.
Allow your bot to talk, using artificial "intelligence".
Implement the "seen" feature found in many bots, which tells you when your bot last saw a particular user, and what they were doing/saying.
Structure your code in such a way that your bot can be reprogrammed at runtime without reconnecting to the IRC server.
Use your bot as an RSS/Atom feed aggregator.
Have your bot remind you about something at a later time.
Have your bot deliver messages to users as soon as they become active.
Have your bot evaluate mathematical expressions and code.
A simple IRC client with a Gtk2 interface.
A simple IRC client with a ReadLine interface.
Hinrik Örn Sigurðsson, firstname.lastname@example.org