The "botmode" Module (v3)


This module adds user mode B (bot) which marks users with it set as bots in their /WHOIS response.

Depending on your module-specific configuration this can also prevents a bot from using non-bot aliases (requires the alias module) and from receiving channel history on join (requires the chanhistory module).


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

<module name="botmode">


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

Name Type Default Value Description
forcenotice Boolean No New in v3.7.0! Whether to force bots to use notices.
Example Usage
<botmode forcenotice="no">

User Modes

Name Character Type Parameter Syntax Usable By Description
bot B Switch None Anyone Marks the user as a bot.