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The "realnameban" Module (v4)


This module adds extended bans a: (realmask) and r:(realname) which checks whether users have a real name matching the specified glob pattern.


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

<module name="realnameban">

This module requires no other configuration.

Extended Bans

Name Character Type Ban Syntax Description
realmask a Matching a:<pattern> Checks whether users have a nick!user@host+real mask matching <pattern>.
realname r Matching r:<pattern> Checks whether users have a a real name matching <pattern>.

Example Usage

Bans users with a nick!user@host+real mask matching *!**example* from joining the channel:

/MODE #channel +b a:*!**example*

Bans users with a real name matching *example* from joining the channel:

/MODE #channel +b r:*example*