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.
The "denychans" Module
This module allows the server administrator to prevent users from joining channels matching a glob.
To load this module use the following
<badchan> tag defines a channel to prevent users from joining. This tag can be defined as many times as required.
|allowopers||Boolean||No||Whether to allow server operators to join channels matching this rule.|
|name||Text||None||Required! A glob pattern for a channel name that users should be prevented from joining.|
|reason||Text||None||A message to tell a user who tries to join a channel that matches this rule.|
|redirect||Text||None||If defined then the name of a channel to join users to who try to join a channel matching this rule.|
Bans channels matching #potato* from being joined:
<badchan name="#potato*" reason="Discussion of vegetables is banned on this network!" allowopers="no">
Redirects users joining channel #eggplant to #aubergine:
<badchan name="#eggplant" redirect="#aubergine" reason="This network uses British English." allowopers="no">
<goodchan> tag defines an exemption to the rules specified with
<badchan>. This tag can be defined as many times as required.
|name||Text||None||Required! A glob pattern for a channel name that users should be allowed to join regardless of any rules banning it.|