pisg(1) Perl IRC Statistics Generator


pisg is a program which takes IRC logfiles and turns the into nice looking stats, which can be amusing to show to the users of your channel. It's quite simple to set up using command line parameters or a configuration file.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`--'). A summary of options is included below.

-ch --channel=
Set channel name
-cc --cchannels=
Only do this channel from configuration file, give multiple times to do multiple channels
-l --logfile=
Log file to parse
-o --outfile=
Name of HTML file to create
-t --tag=
Replace %t in --outfile by argument
-ma --maintainer=
Channel/stats maintainer
-f --format=
Logfile format
-ne --network=
IRC network of the channel
-d --dir=
Analyze all files in this directory. Ignores --logfile. Give multiple times to use multiple directories.
-nf --nfiles=
Analyze the last n files if used with --dir
-p --prefix=
Analyze only files prefixed by something in dir. Only works with --dir
-cf --cfg opt=value
Specify configuration options
-co --configfile=
Configuration file
-mo --moduledir=
Directory containing pisg modules
-s --silent
Suppress output (except error messages)
-v --version
Show version
-h --help
Show help


This manual page was written by Julien Danjou <[email protected]> for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.1 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts and no Back-Cover Texts.