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       atheme-services - a modular IRC services daemon


       atheme-services [-dhnv] [-c conf] [-l logfile] [-p pidfile]


       This manual page documents the atheme-services command.

       atheme-services  is  an  IRC  Services implementation, which connects to an IRC server and
       provides services such as NickServ and ChanServ to users, allowing them to register  their
       nicknames and channels.


       atheme-services accepts the following command line options:

       -c conf
              Specifies an alternate config file for the daemon to load.

       -d     Starts in debugging mode.

       -h     Prints the help message and exits.

       -l logfile
              Specifies the log file.

       -n     Doesn't fork into the background, logs messages to stdout as well as the logfile.

       -p pidfile
              Specifies the pid file.

       -v     Prints the version information and exits.


       atheme-services was primarly written by:

           William Pitcock <nenolod -at->
           Michael Tharp <gxti -at->
           Jilles Tjoelker <jilles -at->
           Pippijn van Steenhoven <pippijn -at->
           Robin Burchell <w00t -at->

       This  manual page was originally written by Bradley Smith <>, for the
       Debian project (but may be used by others).

       This manual page was later revised by William Pitcock <>.

                                          November 2007                        ATHEME-SERVICES(8)