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 "swhois" Module


This module adds the /SWHOIS command which adds custom lines to a user's WHOIS response.


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

<module name="">

<oper> & <type>

This module extends the core <oper> and <type> tags with the following fields:

Name Type Default Value Description
swhois Text None If defined then defines a custom line to add to the server operator's WHOIS response.
Example Usage

Adds "hates cheese" to Sadie's WHOIS response:

<oper name="Sadie"
      swhois="hates cheese">


Name Parameter Count Syntax Description
SWHOIS 2 <nick> <line> Sets the custom WHOIS line for <nick> to <line>.

Example Usage

Sets the custom WHOIS line for Sadie to "hates cheese":

/SWHOIS Sadie :hates cheese