Run the bip IRC proxy in a snap.
The snap puts a default configuration in place and generates a fresh ssl key on first startup.
To configure the service edit the generated config in /var/snap/ircproxy/current/bip.conf
And restart the service with "sudo snap restart ircproxy"
To generate an IRC password to use with the config the snap also ships the "ircproxy.bipmkpw" tool.
The packages for RHEL 8 and RHEL 7 are in each distribution’s respective Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository. The instructions for adding this repository diverge slightly between RHEL 8 and RHEL 7, which is why they’re listed separately below.
The EPEL repository can be added to RHEL 8 with the following command: