On Buddy.IM we provide Chanserv to register and maintain access to your channel.
Register a channel
To register a channel simply join an empty channel where you will be given channel operator permissions.
Once you are op in a channel, type
/CLAIM <#channel>. The channel should now be registered to you.
Drop a channel
To unregister, or drop, your channel on Buddy.IM type
/CS DROP <#channel> and follow the instructions.
To change a channel setting use the command
/CS SET <#channel> <setting> <value>
BLOCKBADWORDS: Set whether users can say badwords in channel or not.
BLOCKBADWORDSOPS: Set whether ops can say badwords in channel or not.
ENTRYMSG: Sets the channel’s entry message.
FANTASY: Allows or disallows in-channel commands.
GUARD: Sets whether or not services will inhabit the channel.
KEEPTOPIC: Enables topic retention.
MLOCK: Sets channel mode lock.
NOSYNC: Disables automatic channel ACL syncing.
PREFIX: Sets the channel PREFIX.
PROPERTY: Manipulates channel metadata.
RESTRICTED: Restricts access to the channel to users on the access list. (Other users are kickbanned.).
SECURE: Prevents unauthorized users from gaining operator status.
TOPICLOCK: Restricts who can change the channel topic.
URL: Sets the channel URL.
VERBOSE: Notifies channel about access list modifications.