InspIRCd v2 is coming to the end of its lifetime!
Fixes for security vulnerabilities will be provided until 2021-01-01 but after this date v2 will no longer be maintained.
InspIRCd v3 contains many new features including full support for all currently ratified IRCv3 extensions and WebSocket connections.
Installing InspIRCd 2 using the Debian package
What systems are supported by this package?
This package can be installed on all x86-64 systems running Debian 8 (jessie).
How do I install this package?
First, download the RPM package to your server using Wget. If you do not have Wget installed you can install it using
sudo apt-get install wget.
# Replace the URL here with the URL you obtained from the releases page. wget "https://github.com/inspircd/inspircd/releases/download/[VERSION]/inspircd_[VERSION]_amd64.deb"
Once the package has downloaded ensure that the file has not been corrupted during download by running
sha256sum and comparing its output to the hash specified on the releases page.
# Replace the filename here with the name of the file you obtained from the releases page. sha256sum "./inspircd_[VERSION]_amd64.deb"
If the hash matches the one specified on the releases page you can proceed to install the package.
# Replace the filename here with the name of the file you obtained from the releases page. sudo apt-get install "./inspircd_[VERSION]_amd64.deb"
The package should now be installed and you can proceed to set up your configuration.
Where does this package store important files?
Configuration files are stored in
Data files are stored in
Log files are stored in