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 "restrictmsg" Module


This module prevents users who are not server operators from messaging each other.


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

<module name="">


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

Name Type Default Value Description
uline Boolean No Whether users are allowed to message other users on U-lined servers (i.e. services pseudoclients).
Example Usage
<restrictmsg uline="yes">