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       ircd-ratbox - Advanced, stable and fast ircd


       ircd-ratbox [-help | -version]

       ircd-ratbox [-basedir BASEDIR] [-configfile CONFFILE] [-logfile LOGFILE]
                   [-pidfile PIDFILE] [-foreground] [-conftest]


       ircd-ratbox is the main ircd daemon responsible for running the IRC server. It delegates
       specific tasks to several other daemons: resolver, ssld, bandb.


           Show summary of options.

           Display version information.

       -basedir BASEDIR
           Before starting the server, enter BASEDIR directory (chdir).

       -configfile CONFFILE
           Set configuration file (defaults to /etc/ircd-ratbox/ircd.conf).

       -logfile LOGFILE
           Set main log path (defaults to /var/log/ircd-ratbox/ircd.log).

       -pidfile PIDFILE
           Set file used to store main daemon PID (defaults to /etc/ircd-ratbox/

           Don't detach process in the background.

           Check configuration and exit.


       Marc `Duck` Dequènes <>
           Original author.


       Copyright © 2011 Marc Dequènes (Duck)

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