Commit fbcce3c1 authored by louiz’'s avatar louiz’

Fix a wrong description of how addressing works in biboumi

parent 3bc6f183
...@@ -95,14 +95,14 @@ entity. ...@@ -95,14 +95,14 @@ entity.
IRC channels and IRC users JIDs have a localpart formed like this: IRC channels and IRC users JIDs have a localpart formed like this:
`name`, the `'%'` separator and the `irc_server`. `name`, the `'%'` separator and the `irc_server`.
For an IRC channel, the name starts with `'&'`, `'#'`, `'+'` If the IRC channel you want to adress starts with the `'#'` character (or
or `'!'`. Some other gateway implementations, as well as some IRC less frequently, but still valid, one of `'&'`, `'+'` or `'!'`), then you
clients, do not require them to be started by one of these characters, must include it in the JID. Some other gateway implementations, as well as
adding an implicit `'#'` in that case. Biboumi does not do that because some IRC clients, do not require them to be started by one of these
this gets confusing when trying to understand the difference between characters, adding an implicit `'#'` in that case. Biboumi does not do that
*foo*, *#foo*, and *##foo*. because this gets confusing when trying to understand the difference between
the channels *foo*, *#foo*, and *##foo*.
If the name starts with any other character, this represents an IRC user.
If compiled with Libidn, an IRC user has a bare JID representing the If compiled with Libidn, an IRC user has a bare JID representing the
“hostname” provided by the IRC server. “hostname” provided by the IRC server.
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