contrib/clients: Warn about Hexchat password limit v1 APPLIED

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 contrib/clients: Warn about Hexchat password limit

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[PATCH] contrib/clients: Warn about Hexchat password limit Export this patch

Hexchat truncates passwords, so add a warning about that and a
workaround for Sourcehut users.
 contrib/clients.md | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/contrib/clients.md b/contrib/clients.md
index a35c3dc..2ac5fff 100644
--- a/contrib/clients.md
+++ b/contrib/clients.md
@@ -71,6 +71,12 @@ outgoing messages:
    /set irc_reconnect_rejoin off
    /set net_throttle off

Older Hexchat versions (without the [hexchat password length fix]) do not
support long passwords, which include personal access tokens from sourcehut with
limited scope. To work around this issue for sourcehut, [generate a sourcehut
personal access token] without limiting the grant (by not selecting any

# [irssi]

Assuming you want to connect irssi to your soju instance for one network
@@ -115,5 +121,7 @@ See `/help cap` for more information.
[soju.py]: https://weechat.org/scripts/source/soju.py.html/
[read_marker.py]: https://weechat.org/scripts/source/read_marker.py.html/
[Hexchat]: https://hexchat.github.io/
[hexchat password length fix]: https://github.com/hexchat/hexchat/commit/778047bc65e529804c3342ee0f3a8d5d7550fde5
[generate a sourcehut personal access token]: https://meta.sr.ht/oauth2/personal-token
[Emacs]: https://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/
[irssi]: https://irssi.org/
Pushed, thanks!