Excess Flood #55

Closed
tybenz opened this Issue Jan 4, 2013 · 3 comments

Comments

Projects
None yet
3 participants

tybenz commented Jan 4, 2013

When executing hubot help my bot always gets kicked out on freenode.

hubot left the room (quit: Excess Flood).

It maxes out the buffer because the responses come too quickly. Is there a way to throttle this?

Collaborator

jgable commented Jan 4, 2013

Currently, there is not. However, the node-irc module does provide a floodProtection option that we could bubble up as a HUBOT_IRC_FLOODPROTECT parameter.

https://node-irc.readthedocs.org/en/latest/API.html

It would be a welcome addition if you'd like to give it a shot.

Owner

nandub commented Jan 5, 2013

@jgable I thought hubot support the flood protection by using HUBOT_IRC_UNFLOOD environment variable.

Collaborator

jgable commented Jan 5, 2013

You're right, it is implemented already. That was easy.

@jgable jgable closed this Jan 5, 2013

Sign up for free to join this conversation on GitHub. Already have an account? Sign in to comment