InspIRCd v2 is coming to the end of its lifetime!

Fixes for security vulnerabilities will be provided until 2020-06-01 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.

The "delaymsg" Module


This module adds channel mode d (delaymsg) which prevents newly joined users from speaking until the specified number of seconds have passed.


To load this module use the following <module> tag:

<module name="">


The <delaymsg> tag defines settings about how the delaymsg module should behave. This tag can only be defined once.

Name Type Default Value Description
allownotice Boolean Yes Whether the delaymsg module also affects notices.
Example Usage
<delaymsg allownotice="yes">

Channel Modes

Name Character Type Parameter Syntax Description
delaymsg d Parameter <seconds> Prevents newly joined users from speaking until <seconds> seconds have passed.

Example Usage

Prevents users from speaking for 60 seconds after joining:

/MODE #channel +d 60