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 "lockserv" Module


This module adds the /LOCKSERV and /UNLOCKSERV commands which allows server operators to control whether users can connect to the local server.


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

<module name="">

This module requires no other configuration.


Name Parameter Count Syntax Description
LOCKSERV 0 None Disables access to the local server.
UNLOCKSERV 0 None Enables access to the local server.

Special Notes

If you accidentally disconnect whilst a server is locked you can disable the lock by rehashing the server.