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Topic: IPv6-enabled irssi for WhiteRussian

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Hi all,

After I could not find an irssi package that has been built with IPv6 enabled, I had to do my own.
I used the Makefile of scachi's ssl-enabled irssi, but reverted the configure changes to the settings used for the irssi of Kamikaze, except for the --enable-ipv6.
Therefore, this one does not have SSL and Perl support.

So if anybody wants to give it a try, I set up a single-package-repository here: (add to ipkg.conf or append /Packages to get the list)

Note: the package name is irssi-v6 to avoid confusions with the irssi from backports, but the binary is called the same. So they will overwrite each other if both are installed.

Greetings . . . Martin

(Last edited by MMx on 10 Oct 2007, 18:06)

Nice one, does it also work in kamikaze?
Now if only someone could build a working psybnc (or other bnc-software) with IPv6 support... .

KanjiMonster wrote:

Nice one, does it also work in kamikaze?

I don't know. I neither have a Kamikaze running nor do I plan to upgrade my router to it now that everything I need works fine.
Either just give it a try (segfault is probably the worst thing that could happen) or wait for someone to report.

Greetings . . . Martin

Hmm... finally got around to try it in kamikaze 7.07, and it won't.
After ipkg complaining that it can't find "glib1" and installing it from 0.9-backports (I know, not the best source), it succeeded installing. But when i try to start it, it just outputs "Aborted" and that's it.

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