The "chghost" Module (v3)


This module adds the /CHGHOST command which allows server operators to change the displayed hostname of a user.


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

<module name="chghost">


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

Name Type Default Value Description
charmap Text ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.-_/0123456789 The characters which are allowed in a hostname.
Example Usage

Allows hostnames to contain letters, numbers, /, -, .', and__`.

<hostname charmap="ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.-_/0123456789">


Name Parameter Count Syntax Description
CHGHOST 2 <nickname> <hostname> Changes the displayed hostname of <nickname> to <hostname>.

Example Usage

Changes the hostname of Sadie to wibble.wobble:

/CHGHOST Sadie wibble.wobble

Special Notes

This command only changes the displayed hostname of a user. Their real hostname will remain intact and still will match against bans.