Added in 3.8

/protect [-lrw] <on|off|nick|address> [#channel1,#channel2,...] [type] [network]

Adds/removes/lists users from the protect list.

Users on the protect list are re-opped if someone else de-ops them.

/protect with no parameters shows $true if protect is enabled, otherwise $false.

See also $protect, /aop, /avoice, $aop, $avoice.


Switch Description
-l Prints all protect users.
-r Removes a address from the protect list. (if no address is specified, clears the protect list)
-w Indicate the protect should be enabled on all networks.


Parameter Description
on Turns protect on.
off Turns protect off.
address The address or nick to add/remove from the protect list.
[#channel1,#channel2,...] List of channels to protect in.
[type] A number representing a $mask to use. (if user is not found in the internal address list, a lookup is performed)
[network] The network to protect in.


; Adds 'nick!nick@' to the protect list on the channel '#channel'
/protect nick!nick@ #channel

; Adds 'nick!*@*' to the protect list on any channel.
/protect nick

; Remove 'nick!nick@' from the protect list.
/protect -r nick!nick@

Updated by Per Amundsen about 1 year ago · 6 revisions

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