bitlbee - IRC gateway to IM chat networks

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic x86_64
Package name bitlbee
Package version 3.5.1
Package release alt1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 891.58 KB
Download size 891.58 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.i586.rpm 3.5.1 i586 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 -
/lib64/ -
/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.x86_64.rpm
Source Package bitlbee-3.5.1-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 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.x86_64.rpm Development environment for bitlbee, IRC gateway to IM chat networks
bitlbee-facebook-1.1.2-alt1.g553593d.x86_64.rpm MQTT (Facebook) plugin for bitlbee
bitlbee-otr-3.5.1-alt1.x86_64.rpm Off-the-record (OTR) plugin for bitlbee
bitlbee-skyped-3.5.1-alt1.x86_64.rpm Skype daemon and plugin for bitlbee
bitmap-1.0.6-alt1.x86_64.rpm bitmap, bmtoa, atobm - bitmap editor and converter utilities for the X Window System
bk-20050826-alt3.x86_64.rpm BK0010, BK0011M and Terak Emulator
black-box-1.4.8-alt1.qa1.x86_64.rpm Guess where the crystals are hidden, by watching your shots
blackbox-0.70.1-alt3.x86_64.rpm A Window Manager for the X Window System
blackbox-devel-0.70.1-alt3.x86_64.rpm Blackbox Toolbox library for writing small applications
blacs-tests-1.1-alt14.x86_64.rpm Testing executables for BLACS
bladerf-1.8.0-alt2.x86_64.rpm SDR radio receiver
blahtexml-0.9-alt1.x86_64.rpm TeX / MathML converter
bld- BLD stands for "blacklist daemon" and is intended to serve a blacklist
blender-2.79b-alt5.x86_64.rpm 3D modeling, animation, rendering and post-production
blink-qt-3.1.0-alt1.x86_64.rpm Blink SIP Client