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Announce Tool

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Description Sends broadcasts in several ways to users on Jabber
Creator/Maintainer(s) Aevum Decessus
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What's it for?

The announce tool is used to send broadcasts to people on Jabber. Broadcasts can be sent one of 3 different ways, as detailed below.

All Online *

Sends a broadcast to all users on the specified Jabber servers (pleaseignore.com, allies.pleaseignore.com, etc), you will not receive this message if you are not online when it is sent.

Sent to a group

Sends a multicast message to all users in the specified Auth group. Messages will be sent from the account “authbot@bots.pleaseignore.com”. Messages will be saved if you are offline and delivered when you next log in.

Sent to multiple groups

Multiple groups can be designated by them being separated by a “|” symbol. Sends multicast messages to all users in the specified Auth groups. Messages will be sent from the account “authbot@bots.pleaseignore.com”. Messages will be saved if you are offline and delivered when you next log in.

Troubleshooting

it/announce.txt · Last modified: 2015/04/21 19:54 by aevumdecessus