g99  filed a request to merge pybitmessage  into pybitmessage- git :
the -git one is much better and newer. ver. 0.4.4 is totally outdated.
 https://aur.archlinux.org/account/g99/  https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/pybitmessage/  https://aur.archlinux.org/pkgbase/pybitmessage-git/
Request #5966 has been rejected by jleclanche :
Package has been orphaned.