Tip of the day: UnrealIRCd 6 uses GeoIP by default. It is shown in WHOIS but also available as country in mask items,

for example it can be used in the TLD Block to serve a Spanish MOTD to people in Spanish speaking countries.

UnrealIRCd 5 EOL

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The UnrealIRCd 5 support schedule is as follows:

  • December 13, 2019 - January 1, 2022: Fully supported: new features, fixes, everything
  • January 1, 2022 - July 1, 2022: No new features, only major bug fixes.
  • July 1, 2022 - July 1, 2023: Security fixes only
  • July 1, 2023: End of all support for UnrealIRCd 5

The currently supported UnrealIRCd versions (and EOL dates) can be seen in the table below:

Series First stable release Security fixes only End of life (EOL) Duration Comment
UnrealIRCd 3.2 2004-04-25 2015-12-11 2016-12-31 12.5 years Very old, unsupported, do not use
UnrealIRCd 4 2015-12-24 2019-05-20 2020-12-31 5 years Old, unsupported, do not use
UnrealIRCd 5 2019-12-13 2022-07-01 2023-07-01 3.5 years Oldstable
UnrealIRCd 6 2021-12-17 - - - Stable

There is no strict release cadence of the major versions.

When a new major version is released we will announce the exact end dates of the previous major release. The previous major release is always supported for at least another 12 months after the new major release.

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