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The "passforward" Module

Description

This module allows the /PASS password to be forwarded to a services pseudoclient such as NickServ.

Configuration

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

<module name="m_passforward.so">

<passforward>

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

Name Type Default Value Description
cmd Text PRIVMSG $nickrequired :IDENTIFY $pass The command to use when forwarding the /PASS password.
forwardmsg Text NOTICE $nick :*** Forwarding PASS to $nickrequired The command to use when informing the connecting user that their /PASS password is being forwarded.
nick Text NickServ The nickname of the user that must be online for a /PASS password to be forwarded.

The cmd and forwardmsg fields can contain any of the following template variables:

Variable Description
$nick The nickname of the connecting user.
$nickrequired The nickname of the user that must be online for a /PASS password to be forwarded.
$pass The password sent by the connecting user using the /PASS command.
$user The username (ident) of the connecting user.
Example Usage
<passforward cmd="PRIVMSG $nickrequired :IDENTIFY $pass"
             forwardmsg="NOTICE $nick :*** Forwarding PASS to $nickrequired"
             nick="NickServ">