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Mark05-11-2014, 11:12 AMjay_rab said Mark what characters are you using for spelling out your name? It's created from a server response: lxr.instantbird.org/instantbird/source/chat/protocols/irc/ircBase.jsm Comment 2 aleth [:aleth] 2013-12-30 05:40:16 PST *** Original post on bio 1810 at 2012-11-19 13:10:22 UTC *** The minimal solution would be to And...refuse to connect if the nick is invalid? jay_rab05-11-2014, 02:25 PMMark said jay_rab said Mark what characters are you using for spelling out your name? click site

Format For Printing -XML -JSON - Clone This Bug -Top of page Home | New | Browse | Search | [help] | Reports | Product Dashboard Privacy Notice | Legal Terms If you need bits of the config let me know and I will gladly post it. qwebirc project qwebirc qwebirc Issues Issues Issue #189 duplicate == Erroneous Nickname: Illegal characters Anonymous created an issue 2011-01-18 if nick == Дмитрий (rus letters) == Erroneous Nickname: Illegal characters if Yeah I looked into it the reason that you are getting the "Erroneous Nickname" is due to your name having what the irc is regarding as illegal characters same as if https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=955243

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And adding an extra option to control which chars should be excluded is a bit weird and would be confusing :p flashcode removed this from the 1.1 milestone Aug 22, 2014 Again, a way to change your name seperately on the IRC chat would be really nice. Hope that helps. :) Rhonda Roy Jamison (xteejx) wrote on 2010-01-23: #12 Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Mark, I just spent 30 minutes playing with that symbol generator, with my names and friends names and secret codes, etc.

But if this is "fixed" to not allow certain characters, then you will not be able to use those characters on networks that do allow them. — Reply to this email Maybe we should do better to test for allowed nicknames before connecting, but this would have to be handled across protocols. Notes Issue History Date Modified Username Field Change 2004-09-16 01:34 Zell New Issue 2004-09-16 04:44 AngryWolf Note Added: 0007662 2004-09-16 18:38 syzop Note Added: 0007663 2004-09-16 20:45 Zell Note Added: 0007664 click resources Last Comment Bug955243 - Fix erroneous nickname error message when nick contains spaces Summary: Fix erroneous nickname error message when nick contains spaces Status: RESOLVED FIXED Whiteboard: Keywords: Product: Chat Core

which is very common practice with irc's em05-11-2014, 06:23 PMMark said I actually got the letters from this site here (http://fsymbols.com/generators/encool/) by repeating it until I got ones I liked. You can read about why this is no longer supported here _________________________ - argv[0] on EFnet #mIRC- "Life is a pointer to an integer without a cast" Top Previous Topic Index But if this is "fixed" to not allow certain characters, then you will not be able to use those characters on networks that do allow them. Moderator: Supporters Post Reply Print view Search Advanced search 1 post • Page 1 of 1 DangerDane Posts: 4 Joined: Thu Nov 13, 2014 8:27 pm Erroneous Nickname: Illegal characters -

  1. Changed in irssi (Ubuntu): status: Incomplete → Invalid See full activity log To post a comment you must log in.
  2. I can do another backtrace if you want, if this is hardware specific.

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  • NOTE: The way it is, would allow SVSNICK to set a nick with a ~ in it which is IMHO pretty bad. (0007746) w00t (reporter) 2004-09-21 01:25 I know nothing, but
  • I personally think the throwing of an error is the most elegant solution.
  • is the M a non-english character for your steam account?
  • It works fine in-game, it's just the IRC chat doesn't support them.
  • If you use both, it may not work correctly.

    tdflanders (thomasdelbeke) wrote