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CIA Notify
Release status: beta
Implementation User interface, Notify
Description Sends change notifications to the CIA IRC reporting system
Author(s) Christopher Sean Morrison (brlcadtalk)
Latest version 1.0
License MIT/X11
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Extension:CIAnotify is a Mediawiki extension that sends changes to the CIA IRC reporting system. CIA relays change notifications in real time to a project's IRC channel. This extension works seamlessly and similar to the other commit hooks available for CIA. See for more information about the CIA project.

Download and UsageEdit

1) Download the extension tarball from [1]:

        curl -O

2) Unpack the extension:

        tar zxvf CIAnotify_1.0.tar.gz

3) Place it in $IP/extensions/CIAnotify. Note: $IP stands for the root directory of your MediaWiki installation, the same directory that holds LocalSettings.php.

        mv CIAnotify $IP/extensions/.

4) Edit LocalSettings.php, set cnProject and require the extension:

        # add configuration parameters here
        # setup user rights here
        $cnProject = 'BRL-CAD';

5) Enjoy!

Configuration parametersEdit

The $cnProject configuration parameter needs to match your CIA project name. See for more details on registering a new project with CIA..