minbif - IRC-to-other-IM-networks gateway using Pidgin library

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename minbif_1.0.5+git20150505-3_i386.deb
Package name minbif
Package version 1.0.5+git20150505
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::c++ net role::program
Homepage http://symlink.me/wiki/minbif
License -
Maintainer Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
Download size 416.56 KB
Installed size 1.39 MB
Minbif is an IRC gateway to IM networks which provides the following features:
* Minbif uses a library which abstracts all IM calls, and has several
plugins to support more than 15 IM protocols (IRC included!);
* Two modes: inetd and daemon fork;
* Only IRC commands are used to control Minbif;
* Certificates check;
* Buddies are IRC users;
* Each account has a status channel. You see in all connected
buddies, and their status on it;
* Add and remove buddies from list with /INVITE and /KICK commands;
* Blocked users are bans on the account's status channel;
* Display when a buddy is typing a message;
* Can chat with someone who is not in your buddy list;
* You can see buddies' icons (with libcaca) or download them;
* DCC SEND an image to set your icon on IM networks;
* Display extended information about buddies with /WII command;
* Support away messages;
* Can send and receive files, which are sent or received to/from your
IRC client with DCC SEND;
* Conversation channels are supported;
* Auto\-rejoin conversation channels at connection;
* Display list of channels on an IM account with /LIST;
* irssi scripts to increase your user experience of minbif;
* CoinCoin plugin for libpurple.


Package Version Architecture Repository
minbif_1.0.5+git20150505-3_amd64.deb 1.0.5+git20150505 amd64 Debian Main
minbif - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libcaca0 >= 0.99.beta17-1
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libgnutls30 >= 3.5.6
libimlib2 >= 1.4.5
libpam0g >=
libpurple0 >= 2.6.1
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
minbif-common = 1:1.0.5+git20150505-3


Name Value
minbif-webcam -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package minbif_1.0.5+git20150505-3_i386.deb
Source Package minbif

Install Howto

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




2018-02-06 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20150505-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch to DEP 14
2018-01-24 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20150505-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump up Standards-Version
* Update debian/watch
* Update Vcs-* to point to salsa.d.o
* Remove unused patches
* Update debian/copyright
* Remove extra whitespaces in debian/{changelog,control}
* Remove -dbg package
* More lintian fixes
2015-05-10 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20150505-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version (Closes: #782825)
* Bump up Standards-Version
2014-10-03 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20120508-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Move git repository to alioth's collab-maint
* Use standard dpkg-buildflags, and inject CPPFLAGS so cmake uses them
* Move to debian/compat 9
* Bump up Standards-Version
2014-06-29 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20120508-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build against libgnutls28-dev (Closes: #753130)
2012-09-26 - David Prévot <taffit@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20120508-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/minbif.postinst: Fix directory to symlink upgrade in postinst.
(Closes: #687660)
2012-08-19 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20120508-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Re-enable caca so user icons can be displayed; it should not have been
disabled as part of the fix for #672105. Thanks to Marc Dequènes
<duck@duckcorp.org> for the sharp eye.
2012-05-14 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5+git20120508-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream snapshot, fixing build problems with gcc 4.7 (Closes: #672018)
* Do not build minbif-webcam anymore (Closes: #672105)
2012-04-10 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix FTBFS with GCC-4.7 (Closes: #667279)
2012-03-27 - Sebastien Delafond <seb@debian.org>
minbif (1:1.0.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix glib headers inclusion (Closes: #665580)
* Bump up Standards-Version.

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