bip - multiuser irc proxy with conversation replay and more

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Backports Main amd64
Package filename bip_0.8.9-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Package name bip
Package version 0.8.9
Package release 1~bpo70+1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 143.52 KB
Installed size 344 B
Bip is a IRC proxy that supports replaying logged conversation when a client
connects, multiple clients on one irc server connection, It has a handy
logging directory structure. It is multiuser, and has a flexible
configuration. Some of its configuration can be changed at runtime with
special irc commands.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bip_0.8.9-1~bpo70+1_i386.deb 0.8.9 i386 Debian Backports Main
bip_0.8.8-2_amd64.deb 0.8.8 amd64 Debian Main
bip_0.8.8-2_i386.deb 0.8.8 i386 Debian Main
bip - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.7
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
lsb-base >= 3.2-14


Type URL
Binary Package bip_0.8.9-1~bpo70+1_amd64.deb
Source Package bip

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    deb wheezy-backports main
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install bip deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install bip




2013-12-16 - Holger Levsen <>
bip (0.8.9-1~bpo70+1) wheezy-backports; urgency=low
* Rebuild for wheezy-backports, no changes needed.
* Add myself to uploaders.
2013-10-22 - Marc Dequènes (Duck) <>
bip (0.8.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #710614):
- removed 'CVE-2012-0806.patch' included upstream.
* Added missing build dependency on autoconf-archive.
* Don't build with Werror (override upstream's default).
* Use autoreconf et autotools files to update buildsys files.
* Do not restart on upgrade anymore: let the admin check the config
and break connections only when fully ready.
* Updated upstream URL and watch file.
* Added VCS information (Closes: #678290).
* Created a debug package and bump the compat level to 9 (useful
improvements for the symbols file).
* Updated copyright file to record the current maintainer.
* Bumped Standards-Version to (no changes).
* Added myself as uploader.
* debian/dirs was meant for the pre-dbg package, renamed.
* Reworked init script (exit codes, messages, leftover pidfile,
* Don't load '/etc/default/rcS' directly in init script, use
'/lib/init/' to ensure proper default values.
2012-01-23 - Pierre-Louis Bonicoli <>
bip (0.8.8-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Fix CVE-2012-0806: buffer overflow.
Thanks to Julien Tinnes for reporting it. 
2011-04-12 - Pierre-Louis Bonicoli <>
bip (0.8.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2011-01-15 - Pierre-Louis Bonicoli <>
bip (0.8.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release which fix DOS.
* Drop armel.patch, now upstream.
2010-09-22 - Pierre-Louis Bonicoli <>
bip (0.8.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (with Nohar's blessing).
* Add armel.patch: fix build errors on armel (Closes: #597262). 
2010-09-12 - Arnaud Cornet <>
bip (0.8.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #595409).
2010-08-07 - Arnaud Cornet <>
bip (0.8.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #592063).
* Bump standards version, no change needed.
2010-08-06 - Arnaud Cornet <>
bip (0.8.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Pierre-Louis Bonicoli ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #578929).
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
* Fix watch format
* Bump standards version, no change needed.
* Remove Build-Depends quilt
* simplify debian/rules moving some part of debian/rules to
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
[ Arnaud Cornet ]
* Move debian/install to debian/bip.install
* Delete /var/lib/bip on purge.
2009-08-24 - Arnaud Cornet <>
bip (0.8.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream Version (Closes: #542291).
* Fix debhelper 7 dependency version.
* Add README.source
* Bump standards-version, no change needed.

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