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.
-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.
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 'firstname.lastname@example.org' to the protect list on the channel '#channel' /protect email@example.com #channel ; Adds 'nick!*@*' to the protect list on any channel. /protect nick ; Remove 'firstname.lastname@example.org' from the protect list. /protect -r email@example.com