Welcome to the official RubIRCd site. RubIRCd is an Internet Relay Chat server written entirely in the Ruby Programming Language. Visit #RubIRCd on test.rubircd.rocks to experience the latest version of RubIRCd.


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 locations:

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 locations:


You can submit bug reports and support requests via the ticketing system. A GitHub account is required. You can also drop by #rubircd on irc.rubircd.rocks.