|(chat)||infobot - A bot that serves as a common database of information
(often noteworthy URLs) for users on a chat system.
Infobots often have a simple chatbot interface, responding
to key-phrases, as well as to direct queries.|
Here, in a real conversation, the bot Purl's first response is
triggered by the phrase "just tell me", and its second
response is triggered by being directly asked "perlfunc?":
can someone tell me what: $num9 =
eesh -- man perlfunc, look at "substr".
just tell me
Didn't your momma ever tell you, "Go
look it up in the dictionary"?!
eesh -- no. that's all we'll tell
you. read the documentation.
eesh -- if you haven't man pages or
perldoc, you can read them on the 'net.
well, perlfunc is Perl builtin
functions, at man perlfunc or