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 "sanick" Module


This module adds the /SANICK command which allows server operators to change the nickname of a user.


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

<module name="">

This module requires no other configuration.


Name Parameter Count Syntax Description
SANICK 2 <old-nick> <new-nick> Changes the nickname of <old-nick> to <new-nick>.

Example Usage

Changes the nickname of Sadie to Sadie2:

/SANICK Sadie Sadie2