Willie is a simple, lightweight, open source, easy-to-use IRC Utility bot, written in Python. It's designed to be easy to use, run and extend.
The easiest way is to simply run
setup.py install. Willie can also be run
willie.py in the root of the source
directory (i.e, the one with the
scripts folder in it), and running that.
You can also install the latest stable release of Willie through the Python
Package Index by installing
pip, and then running
pip install willie.
Willie is also available in the package repositories for Fedora 17 and 18.
The easiest place to put new modules is in
~/.willie/modules. You will need
to add a a line to the
[core] section of your config file saying
extra = /home/yourname/.willie/modules.
Some extra modules are available in the
willie-extras repository, but of
course you can also write new modules. A tutorial for creating new modules is
available on the
API documentation can be found online at http://willie.dftba.net/docs, or
you can create a local version by running
make html in the
Contact us on irc.dftba.net channel #tech
For a list of contributions to the Jenni fork see the file