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.|