You can not select more than 25 topics Topics must start with a letter or number, can include dashes ('-') and can be up to 35 characters long.
Lieuwe Rooijakkers 51c154b96e fix build 4 months ago
bridge small code improvements 4 months ago
capabilities minimize locking time 4 months ago
config less random config globals 4 months ago
database database: use 600 instead of 777 for permissions on db files 4 months ago
files various code cleanups 4 months ago
ircconnection irc error handling code cleanup 4 months ago
maps more code cleanups 4 months ago
patches move patches to own subdir 4 months ago
timestampmap timestampMap -> timestampmap 4 months ago
types fix build 4 months ago
util more code cleanups 4 months ago
whapp small code cleanups 4 months ago
.dockerignore add mutex to file hash mapping 11 months ago
.gitignore add mutex to file hash mapping 11 months ago
Dockerfile move patches to own subdir 4 months ago
Gopkg.lock further code cleanups 4 months ago
Gopkg.toml further code cleanups 4 months ago
LICENSE initial commit 1 year ago
README.md improve make script 4 months ago
connection.go fix build 4 months ago
ircCommands.go convertChat: don't fetch participants 4 months ago
main.go remove FileServer.Stop 4 months ago
make.bash small code cleanups 4 months ago
messageHandlers.go s/QuotedMessageObject/QuotedMessage/ 4 months ago
messageQueue.go messagequeue: make channel readonly 4 months ago
replay.go less random config globals 4 months ago
setup.go fix build 4 months ago
whappMessages.go various code cleanups 4 months ago

README.md

whapp-irc

a simple whatsapp web <-> irc gateway

take a look at the quick and cool setting up guide

information

  • private chats;
  • group chats, with op for admins;
  • kicking, inviting, and stuff;
  • LIST, WHO (with online/offline state);
  • joining chats;
  • converts names to irc safe names as much as possible;
  • receiving files, hosts it as using a HTTP file server;
  • receiving locations, will send a Google Maps link to the location;
  • receiving reply messages;
  • generating QR code;
  • saves login state to disk;
  • replay using whapp-irc/replay capability;
  • IRCv3 server-time support;
  • no configuration needed;
  • probably some stuff I forgot.

configuration

irc client

To use whapp-irc optimally you should set the following client capabilities:

  • server-time (this will show the time when the message was sent in whatsapp in your IRC client, instead of when the bridge received it);
  • whapp-irc/replay (this will replay all the messages the bridge missed, for example: when the bridge is turned off. The bridges stores the timestamp of the last message for every chat on disk and will send all newer messages to the client).

environment variables

All configuration is done using environment variables. Quick and simple.

  • HOST: the IP/domain used to generate the URLs to media files;
  • FILE_SERVER_PORT: the port used for the file httpserver, if not 80 it will be appended to the URLs;
  • IRC_SERVER_PORT: the port to listen on for IRC connections;
  • LOG_LEVEL: normal (default) or verbose, if verbose it will log all communication between whapp-irc and the chromium instance;
  • MAP_PROVIDER: The map provider to use for location messages: can be one of googlemaps (default) or openstreetmap.

docker

It’s recommend to use the docker image. It’s also the only supported version, since this way we have a consistent, predictable and reproducible version.

To run:

docker run -d \
	--name whapp-irc \
	-v PATH_TO_DIR_FOR_DATA_HERE:/root \
	-p 6667:6060 \
	-p 3000:3000 \
	-e "HOST=IP_ADDRESS_OR_DOMAIN_HERE" \
	lieuwex/whapp-irc

local build

if you want to build whapp-irc locally (no guaranty it works with your chromium version and what not), make sure you have go, dep, and chromium. Then, clone the repo in your $GOPATH and run: ./make.bash.

support

#whapp-irc on freenode, you can mention lieuwex if nobody responds.