Skynet Commands

Skynet is our dutiful IRC bot with a bunch of useful commands. Instructions for how to join our IRC channel are available here.


In order to keep our channels free from spam, we prefer you send commands as a private message to Skynet. Additionally, when messaging Skynet the commands, you can leave the exclamation mark off of the command.
For example: /msg Skynet load server

User Commands

Shows the time you are paid up until. Command: !expires user
Result: server - Flex1: Expires in 1 day, 11 hours & 43 minutes on Aug 12th, 2011

Traffic Reset
Shows time your traffic will return to zero and throttling will be disabled. Command: !resets user
Result: user's traffic on server will reset on 2011-07-30 00:00:00 (EST)

Shows the amount of disk space you are currently using.
Command: !usage user
Result: user is using 92.26/115GB (server)

Shows current traffic usage.
Command: !traffic user
Result: Flex1 on server :: 209.93 GB / 1.50 TB

To call both of these consecutively, !stats user may be used.

The username may be omitted on any of these if your IRC nick matches your username.

Server Commands

Shows the status of HTTP, SSH, and FTP for your server.
Command: !status server
Result: server: HTTP: [Up], HTTPS: [Up], FTP: [Up], SSH: [Up]

Checks the computational load of your server.
Command: !load server
Result: server: 1.90 2.07 2.11.

Checks the reachability of your server.
Command: !ping server
Result: server: Pong

Checks how long your server has been online since the last reboot.
Command: !uptime server
Result: server Uptime: 4 months, 4 days (Since 2012-05-26 11:41:42)

If you have any suggestions for commands, let us know.