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.

The "geoip" Module

This module depends on a third-party library (libGeoIP) and must be manually enabled at compile time.

Once you have installed the dependency you can enable this module using the following command:

./configure --enable-extras m_geoip.cpp


This module allows the server administrator to assign users to connect classes by the country they are connecting from.


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

<module name="">


This module extends the core <connect> tags with the following fields:

Name Type Default Value Description
geoip Text None A comma-delimited list of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country codes that users must be connecting from to be assigned to this class.
Example Usage

Requires users to be connecting from China or Russia to be assigned to the Example class:

<connect name="Example"


Character Description
G Lists the number of users currently connected from each country.