rbot-remote(1) IRC bot written in ruby


rbot-remote {{[-u USER] | [--user USER]} {[-p PASSWORD] | [--password PASSWORD]}} [{[-d DEST] | [--destination DEST]} {[-r DRB_URI] | [--uri DRB_URI]} {[-h] | [--help]} {[-a] | [--about]}]



is a proof-of-concept example for rbot druby-based api. This program reads lines of text from the standard input and sends them to a specified irc channel or user via rbot.

Make sure you have the remotectl plugin loaded and assigned the needed rights to the user before use.


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

-u USER, --user USER

Remote user.

-p PASSWORD, --password PASSWORD

Remote user password.

-d DEST, --destination DEST

Destination for message (user or channel).

-r DRB_URI, --uri DRB_URI

Rbot url.

-h, --help

Show summary of options.

-a, --about

Tell what it's all about.


This manual page was written by Marc Dequènes (Duck) [email protected] for the Debian(TM) system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


Marc Dequènes <[email protected]>

Debian(TM) package maintainer

Giuseppe Bilotta <[email protected]>

rbot-remote maintainer


Copyright © 2004-2009 Marc Dequènes (Duck)
Copyright © 2010 Giuseppe Bilotta