pidgin-sipe - Pidgin plugin for Skype for Business and Microsoft Lync

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename pidgin-sipe_1.23.2-1_i386.deb
Package name pidgin-sipe
Package version 1.23.2
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 314.69 KB
Installed size 1.19 MB
A third-party plugin for the Pidgin multi-protocol instant messenger.
It implements the extended version of SIP/SIMPLE used by various products:
* Microsoft Skype for Business
* Microsoft Lync
* 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 Lync/SfB client with


Package Version Architecture Repository
pidgin-sipe_1.23.2-1_amd64.deb 1.23.2 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pidgin-sipe - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.9.14
libfarstream-0.2-5 >= 0.1.91
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.31.8
libgssapi-krb5-2 >= 1.14+dfsg
libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0 >= 1.0.0
libgstreamer1.0-0 >= 1.0.0
libnspr4 >= 2:4.9-2~
libnss3 >= 2:3.13.4-2~
libpurple0 >= 2.10.12
libxml2 >= 2.7.4


Type URL
Binary Package pidgin-sipe_1.23.2-1_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




2018-03-11 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.23.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Fixed #338: Incorrect port 0 for IPv6 socket on Windows
- Fixed #337: Duplicate candidates in SDP
- Fixed #336: Lync autodiscover does not follow user redirect
- media: unconditionally ignore multichannel codecs
- updated translations: Turkish (tr)
- fix some HTTP requests that were not sent
* Bump debhelper compat to level 11.
* Update copyright years.
* Use secure d/copyright format URI.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.3 (no changes required).
* Move package VCS repository to
* Recommend gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly
- installs x264enc GStreamer plugin.
2017-12-26 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.23.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make postinst script insensitive to locale (Closes: #885331).
- Fixes package upgrade on systems with non-English locale.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.2 (no changes required).
2017-11-20 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.23.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove NSS_SSL_CBC_RANDOM_IV workaround (Closes: #882125).
- Diversion of /usr/bin/pidgin clashes with Pidgin AppArmor profile,
which is now enabled by default in Debian. The workaround was
introduced 5 years ago and Lync/SfB servers have since fixed the
SSL bug so it's reasonably safe to drop it from pidgin-sipe package.
* Update package description to mention Skype for Business.
2017-10-31 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.23.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Feature #101: Mac OS X 10.13 OpenSSL support
- Feature #100: Extend libpurple D-Bus interface
- Feature #99: IPv6 addresses in SIP & SDP messages
- Feature #96: Support for OS X 10.11+ SDK
- don't load buddy photos from unknown sites by default
- add support for GMime 3.0 API
- raise BR glib-2.0 >= 2.18.0
- raise BR purple >= 2.7.0
- drop support for GMime 2.4
- drop support for gstreamer-0.10
* Fix changelog trailing whitespace.
* Replace dpkg-parsechangelog by including in d/rules.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.1 (no changes required).
* Fix appstream-metadata-in-legacy-location lintian warning.
2017-06-18 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.22.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #853612).
- Feature #93: Support for Lync Autodiscover
- Feature #6: Application Sharing Viewer
- Fixed #315: Crash when contact list is empty
- Fixed #314: sipe login problems with long pw
- Fixed #320: Multiple client detection broken
- separate logging and debugging output
- speed up Lync Autodiscover by using AccessLocation
- purple: avoid rare SSL read deadlock
- crypto: make code compile with OpenSSL 1.1.0
- drop references to Reuters Messaging
- new translations: Greek (el), Lithuanian (lt), Russian (ru),
Swedish (sv), Turkish (tr)
* Add libfarstream-0.2-dev and libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-dev
to Build-Depends.
* Recommend remmina RDP client plugin.
2016-05-30 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.21.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- various bug fixes in media support
- configure no longer ignores CFLAGS/LDFLAGS/LIBS
* Refresh cflags-remove-Wundef.patch.
2016-05-02 - Jakub Adam <>
pidgin-sipe (1.21.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build-Depend on libpurple-dev >= 2.10.12.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes required).

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