linky is a little irc-bot consisting of a small framework and set of modules. at the moment, linky speaks german, english and polish. it is possible to run multiple, completely separate personalities within a single java-VM.
existing modules can expand MediaWiki-links, store simple factoids and support seen-queries and online-help.
linky is written in java and uses the pircbot-framework to connect to an IRC-server.
the dot gray at gmx dot net (write in english or german)
linky is released under the GPL.
JRE 1.6.0 or newer http://java.sun.com/javase/
modify data/linky.properties according to your needs. especially *.plugin.Owner.initialOwnerName and *.plugin.Owner.initialOwnerPass on linux or mac os x start linky with $ bin/linky on windows start it with $ bin\linky.bat join the channel the bot is configured to be in type !hilfe (or !help)