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 "operprefix" Module


This module adds the server operator-only y (operprefix) channel prefix mode.


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

<module name="">


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

Name Type Default Value Description
prefix Text ! The prefix character to use for the y (operprefix) channel prefix mode.
Example Usage
<operprefix prefix="!">

Channel Modes

Name Character Type Parameter Syntax Description
operprefix y Prefix <nick> Grants channel operprefix status to <nick>.

Special Notes

The y (operprefix) channel prefix mode can not be directly set by users. To enable this channel prefix mode log into a server operator account.

If you don't want the y (operprefix) channel prefix mode to be active at all times consider using the ojoin module instead.