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Logs all activity.

I keep extensive logs on all the activity in #amara. You can read and search them at


Simple ping test.

Curious if I’m still listening? If you say:

[o__o]: ping

I’ll reply to let you know I’m still here.


Notifies people of the excellent work they are doing.

Let me know who is doing good work:

!m [o__o]

And I will promptly notify them:

You are doing good work [o__o]


Shows available plugins and descriptions.

Simply ask for help and I’ll gladly tell you what I’m capable of:

[o__o]: help

For further details, you can ask me about a specific plugin:

[o__o]: help images


Remembers and recalls arbitrary information.

To have me remember something for you, ask me in this format:

[o__o]: thing you remember = thing I need to remember

When you want me to recall the information, ask me in this format:

[o__o]: thing you remember?

I will prompty respond to your request with:

thing I need to remember


Image lookup (via Google Images)

Looking for a link to an image? Allow me to find it for you. If you say:

[o__o]: image me cats

I’ll send you a link to an image brimming with cats (that’s my job). Would you prefer to have a picture of cats that is animated? I’ll do my best to find one when you say:

[o__o]: animate me cats

And finally, if you are feeling downright silly, well I will put a mustache on any image you request (via I can do this in one of two ways:

[o__o]: mustache me the queen of england

Alternatively, if you already have an image of the Queen of England that is perfect for a good mustaching, you can give me the link:

[o__o]: mustache me <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>


Answers questions (via

I can recall almost any fact you wish. For example, if you would like to know the value of 500 US dollars in pounds sterling, you can ask:

[o__o]: What is $500 in £?

Can’t find that silly little pound key on your keyboard? That’s ok, you can use GBP instead.

I can answer many questions that start with the words, who, what, where, why, and when. And yes, I even know:

[o__o]: What is the air speed velocity of an unladen swallow?