bitlbee - IRC gateway to IM chat networks

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package name bitlbee
Package version 3.5.1
Package release alt1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Installed size 973.08 KB
Download size 973.08 KB
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BitlBee brings IM (instant messaging) to IRC clients. It's a great
solution for people who have an IRC client running all the time and
don't want to run an additional MSN/AIM/whatever client.
BitlBee currently supports the following IM networks/protocols:
XMPP/Jabber (including Google Talk), MSN Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger,
AIM and ICQ, and the Twitter microblogging network (plus all other
Twitter API compatible services like and


Package Version Architecture Repository
bitlbee-3.5.1-alt1.x86_64.rpm 3.5.1 x86_64 Classic
bitlbee - - -


Name Value
/etc/rc.d/init.d -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(SourceIfExists) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(msg_starting) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(msg_stopping) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(msg_usage) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(start_daemon) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(status) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d(stop_daemon) -
/etc/rc.d/init.d/functions -
/lib/ -
/usr/sbin/post_service -
/usr/sbin/preun_service -
/usr/sbin/useradd - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rpmlib(SetVersions) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
bitlbee = 3.5.1-alt1


Type URL
Binary Package bitlbee-3.5.1-alt1.i586.rpm
Source Package bitlbee-3.5.1-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install bitlbee rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install bitlbee




2017-03-13 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.5.1-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.5.1
2016-07-14 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.4.2-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.4.2
2015-07-16 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.4.1-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.4.1
- Fix documentation files
2015-04-19 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.4-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.4
2015-01-09 - L.A. Kostis <> 3.2.2-alt1.1
- Packaging fixes:
+ rename .xinetd to .alt.init as it init.d file in fact.
+ typo fixes and improvements of init.d file.
2014-08-20 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.2.2-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.2.2
- Build with libotr 4.0+
2014-03-04 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.2.1-alt1
- Autobuild version bump to 3.2.1
- Fix build
2014-03-04 - Fr. Br. George <> 3.2-alt1
- Full two major version skip rebuild (partly from FC)
2010-04-02 - Fr. Br. George <> 1.2.5-alt1
- Initial build from scratch
- Chkconfig off and separate user by default

See Also

Package Description
bitlbee-devel-3.5.1-alt1.i586.rpm Development environment for bitlbee, IRC gateway to IM chat networks
bitlbee-facebook-1.1.2-alt1.g553593d.i586.rpm MQTT (Facebook) plugin for bitlbee
bitlbee-otr-3.5.1-alt1.i586.rpm Off-the-record (OTR) plugin for bitlbee
bitlbee-skyped-3.5.1-alt1.i586.rpm Skype daemon and plugin for bitlbee
bitmap-1.0.6-alt1.i586.rpm bitmap, bmtoa, atobm - bitmap editor and converter utilities for the X Window System
bk-20050826-alt3.i586.rpm BK0010, BK0011M and Terak Emulator
black-box-1.4.8-alt1.qa1.i586.rpm Guess where the crystals are hidden, by watching your shots
blackbox-0.70.1-alt3.i586.rpm A Window Manager for the X Window System
blackbox-devel-0.70.1-alt3.i586.rpm Blackbox Toolbox library for writing small applications
blacs-tests-1.1-alt14.i586.rpm Testing executables for BLACS
bladerf-1.8.0-alt2.i586.rpm SDR radio receiver
blahtexml-0.9-alt1.i586.rpm TeX / MathML converter
bld- BLD stands for "blacklist daemon" and is intended to serve a blacklist
blender-2.79b-alt3.i586.rpm 3D modeling, animation, rendering and post-production
blink-qt-3.0.3-alt2.i586.rpm Blink SIP Client