Relay Channel Policy
Perm Application Bans
Temp Application Bans
Global Bot Bans
BotService Network Policy
Joining a Network
If a channel owner on a network not serviced by BotService applies for
a bot, BotService will investigate to see if that network should be included.
Any member of a network's administration (IRCop or Admin) can apply
for BotService to join their network, and we will review the net as soon
as possible. This is achieved by completing a Network
It is our policy to work with the nets we service. Whenever possible,
we will consult with the network admin(s) of a net, before setting up there.
BotService checks server motd's before placing bots on them.
Leaving a Net
BotService reserves the right to leave a network for any reason, and
without prior notice.
The network administrator may request that BotService leave his/her
net at any time, and BotService will comply with that request as soon as
While it is obvious that net administrators will run their nets any
way they see fit, there are certain conditions without which BotService
will vacate the net. In particular, we will leave a net if any of the following
Any BotService admin is k-lined.
An IRCop sees fit to op him/herself in our channel without our consent,
or to evade any ban we choose to put on him/her.
BotService reserves the right to operate its own channel the way it
sees fit, subject to the net's normal guidelines of course. In particular,
we usually enforce a "no-idling, no general chat" rule. This applies to
anyone not on our staff, even ircops and server admins, etc. If the network
doesn't like this rule, we will leave.