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 "hidechans" Module


This module adds user mode I (hidechans) which hides the channels users with it set are in from their /WHOIS response.


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

<module name="">


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

Name Type Default Value Description
affectsopers Boolean No Whether server operators are affected by the user mode.
Example Usage
<hidechans affectsopers="no">

User Modes

Name Character Type Parameter Syntax Description
hidechans I Switch None Hides the channels the user is in from their /WHOIS response.