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Realtime project tracking system

CIA is a “version control informant” that relays commit notifications to IRC channels.

The service running the CIA codebase is down since 2011, and the project no longer maintained.

It provided real-time VCS commit notifications on various IRC networks. There were CIA hooks for subversion, git, bzr, etc, so a project just had to install such a hook into their repository and register on the CIA website.

"IRC general" IRC general channel

Related Projects

  • Senddiff
  • Irker
  • KGB
  • Notifico


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey6 February 2004

Leaders and contributors

Micah Elizabeth Scott (born Micah Dowty) Original author

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Required to usenouvelle 0.91 or later
Required to usepython 2.2.1 or later
Weak prerequisiteprocmail (for the email interface)
Weak prerequisitepygtk 2.0 or later (for the GUI tools)
Required to usetwisted 1.1.1 or later
Required to useMySQL 4.0.x or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 2 October 2015.


"Original author" is not in the list (Maintainer, Contributor, Developer, Sponsor, Unknown) of allowed values for the "Role" property.

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