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.

InspIRCd v3 installation instructions are available here and a list of breaking changes is available here.

Installing InspIRCd 2 using the Windows package

An official package for Windows is maintained by Adam. You can download this from the releases page.

What systems are supported by this package?

This package can be installed on all x86 systems running Windows 7 or newer.

How do I install this package?


Where does this package store important files?

By default the package is installed to C:\Program Files\InspIRCd on 32-bit systems and C:\Program Files (x86)\InspIRCd on 64-bit systems. All paths listed below are relative to this base directory.

Configuration files are stored in ./conf.

Data files are stored in ./data.

Log files are stored in ./logs.