Welcome to the official RubIRCd site. RubIRCd is an Internet Relay Chat server written entirely in the Ruby Programming Language.


The project wiki contains documentation for configuration, installation, creating your own modules, and more. Have a look.


Version 0.1a "maiden voyage" is available in tar.bz2, tar.gz, and zip formats at the following location:

Version 0.2a "mildly dangerous" is currently under way. You can also obtain a Docker image of RubIRCd via: docker pull ldilley/rubircd


Current features:

Upcoming features:


The source code is browseable and obtainable via git at the following location:


You can submit bug reports and support requests via the ticketing system. A GitHub account is required.