rss2irc - IRC bot that watches an RSS/Atom feed and relays it to a channel

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name rss2irc
Package version 1.2
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 14.35 KB
Download size 2.06 MB
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This bot polls a single RSS or Atom feed and announces updates to
an IRC channel, with options for customizing output and behavior. It
aims to be a simple, dependable bot that does its job and creates no


Package Version Architecture Repository
rss2irc_1.2-3_i386.deb 1.2 i386 Debian Main
rss2irc - - -


Name Value
libatomic1 >= 4.8
libc6 >= 2.27
libffi6 >= 3.0.4
libgmp10 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package rss2irc_1.2-3_amd64.deb
Source Package rss2irc

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install rss2irc deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install rss2irc




2018-10-03 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
rss2irc (1.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove build dependency on libghc-parsec3-dev (provided by ghc-
2018-10-01 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
rss2irc (1.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump debhelper compat level to 10
* Remove build dependency on libghc-text-dev (provided by ghc-8.4.3)
* Remove build dependency on libghc-stm-dev (provided by ghc-8.4.3)
2018-06-29 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
rss2irc (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Clint Adams ]
* Set Rules-Requires-Root to no.
[ Ilias Tsitsimpis ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #896505)
2018-04-09 - Clint Adams <>
rss2irc (1.1-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ilias Tsitsimpis ]
* Use URLs in Vcs-{Browser,Git} fields
[ Clint Adams ]
* Bump to Standards-Version 4.1.4.
2017-11-07 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
rss2irc (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Use the HTTPS form of the copyright-format URL
* Modify d/watch and Source field in d/copyright to use HTTPS
* Declare compliance with Debian policy 4.1.1
* Bump versioned build-deps on libghc-http-client-dev and
libghc-http-conduit-dev (Closes: #868636)
2016-11-01 - Ilias Tsitsimpis <>
rss2irc (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #797283).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8, no changes needed.
* Update Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser fields.
* Convert `debian/copyright' to dep5 format.
* Drop `newer-libraries' patch, fixed upstream.
2014-06-14 - Clint Adams <>
rss2irc (1.0.6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove upper bounds of http-client, http-conduit, and resourcet.
2014-04-28 - Joachim Breitner <>
rss2irc (1.0.6-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add debian/rss2irc.haskell-binaries. (closes: #746243)
2014-04-14 - Joachim Breitner <>
rss2irc (1.0.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
2014-03-03 - Clint Adams <>
rss2irc (1.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Joachim Breitner ]
* Adjust watch file to new hackage layout
[ Clint Adams ]
* New upstream version.

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rsyslog-czmq_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb ZeroMQ protocol support for rsyslog via CZMQ
rsyslog-doc_8.1901.0-1_all.deb documentation for rsyslog
rsyslog-elasticsearch_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb Elasticsearch output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-gnutls_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb TLS protocol support for rsyslog
rsyslog-gssapi_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb GSSAPI authentication and encryption support for rsyslog
rsyslog-hiredis_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb Redis output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-kafka_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb Apache Kafka support for rsyslog
rsyslog-mongodb_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb MongoDB output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-mysql_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb MySQL output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-pgsql_8.1901.0-1_amd64.deb PostgreSQL output plugin for rsyslog