pidgin-sipe - Pidgin plugin for MS Office Communicator and MS Lync

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pidgin-sipe
Package version 1.18.2
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 995 B
Download size 295.77 KB
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A third-party plugin for the Pidgin multi-protocol instant messenger.
It implements the extended version of SIP/SIMPLE used by various products:
* Microsoft Lync Server 2010
* Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS 2007/2007 R2 and newer)
* Microsoft Live Communications Server (LCS 2003/2005)
* Reuters Messaging
With this plugin you should be able to replace your Microsoft Office
Communicator client with Pidgin.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pidgin-sipe_1.18.2-1_amd64.deb 1.18.2 amd64 Debian Main
pidgin-sipe - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libcomerr2 >= 1.01
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.28.0
libgssapi-krb5-2 >= 1.10+dfsg~
libgstreamer0.10-0 >= 0.10.15
libk5crypto3 >= 1.6.dfsg.2
libkrb5-3 >= 1.6.dfsg.2
libnice10 >= 0.1.0
libnspr4 >= 2:4.9-2~
libnspr4-0d >=
libnss3 >= 2:3.13.4-2~
libnss3-1d >= 3.12.0~1.9b1
libpurple0 >= 2.10.1
libxml2 >= 2.7.4


Type URL
Binary Package pidgin-sipe_1.18.2-1_i386.deb
Source Package pidgin-sipe

Install Howto

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




2014-06-13 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.18.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Fixed #255: Crash when PersistentChat sends BYE instead of response
- Fixed #248: Remove libpurple SSL configure check
- Fixed #245: "Unable to resolve DNS SRV record" error when joining
- Fixed #210: Conference call ends with error message
- ews: extract settings also from type EXPR
- ucs: honor user specified email URL
- updated Transifex URLs
- updated translations: Hindi (hi), Telugu (te)
* Don't build with -Wundef (Closes: #751060)
- fixes build against MIT Kerberos 1.12.1.
2014-04-18 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.18.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #741014).
- Fixed #238: False "not delivered" in conference
- Fixed #237: HTML escaping not removed from URL
- Fixed #210: Conference call ends with error message
- fix endless loop with failed HTTP Basic authentication
- fix crash when gstreamer nice plugin is missing
- fix EWS autodiscover for some Office 365 users
- purple: fix missing "Copy to" in buddy menu
- add indication when user is connected from a mobile device
- updated translations: Chinese (zh_CN), Portuguese (pt)
- Feature #71: Add support for EWS Autodiscover redirection
- Feature #69: Add UI support for (group) chats
- Feature #64: Add support for GSS-NTLMSSP
* sip-sec-krb5.c module has been renamed to sip-sec-gssapi.c
* if gssapi/gssapi_ntlmssp.h is detected then sip-sec-ntlm.c will
be disabled and NTLM will be handled by sip-sec-gssapi.c instead
* NOTE: at the time of this writing the user has to set up
GSS-NTLMSSP by hand on his system, i.e. /etc/gss/mech
- Fixed #197: Account stays in connecting stage
- cleanup for sip-sec Kerberos & SSPI modules
* replace old TGT hack with gss_acquire_cred_with_password()
* clean up Kerberos detection in configure
* remove special case handling; code is more straight-forward now
* thanks to David Woodhouse and Simo Sorce for the GSSAPI information
- implement internal keepalive handling
- implement crypto backend based on OpenSSL
* Explicitly disable usage of OpenSSL as the cryptographic backend.
2013-12-21 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.17.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Fixed #225: HTTP re-authentication with NTLM fails
- Fixed #222: SIPE crashes when groupchat session expires
- fix UCS Persona key extraction
- Fixed #214: Typing notification does not always work
- Fixed #222: SIPE crashes when groupchat session expires
- updated translations: Romanian (ro)
- Fixed #215: Password not entity encoded in WSSE element
- Fixed #214: Typing notification does not always work
- accept alternatives for webticket timestamp/keydata
- adium: add "don't publish calendar" to account UI
- updated translations: French (fr)
* Document in d/README.source where the upstream sources are taken from.
* Updated d/watch.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5.
2013-10-01 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.17.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Feature #62: Support for Lync 2013 Unified Contact Store
- Feature #59: Support for Lync 2013 Persistent Chats
- Fixed #211: Status "away" or "busy" incorrectly mapped to "Invisible"
- Fixed #209: group chat doesn't like HTML
- Fixed #200: OCS archiving system blocks audio/video connection
- Fixed #187: Duplicate messages in group chat
- Fixed #184: Duplicate users showing in Group Chat
- fix EWS autodiscover for Office 365
- add support for group chat history
- add support for buddy photos on Lync 2013

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