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rciw.py is a simple IRC script to check for Recent Changes through IRC, and to check for interwikis in those recently modified articles.
Can not be run manually/directly, but automatically by maintainer.py
In use on, not sure if this scales well on a large wiki such as en: (Depending on the edit rate, the number of IW threads could grow continuously without ever decreasing)
Warning: experimental software, use at your own risk
-safe Does not handle the same page more than once in a session