backend for err
Latest commit 3e4badb Mar 13, 2016 @zoni zoni Merge pull request #10 from errbotio/errbot-4.0
Compatibility to errbot 4.0 Identifier changes

This is a backend for Gitter ( for errbot (

It allows you to use errbot from Gitter.



git checkout

and add:

BACKEND = 'Gitter'
BOT_EXTRA_BACKEND_DIR = '/path_to/err-backend-gitter'

to your


From there you have can either add an application or use a personal token from a user reserved to the bot.

Adding an application, workflow for auth

  1. pip install bottle requests
  2. execute the script: ./ and it will guide you

Adding as a real user

  1. authenticate as the bot user (new incognito window helps ;) )
  2. go visit
  3. use directly the token like this in you
    'token' : '54537fa855b9a7bbbbbbbbbc568ea7c069d8c34d'


  1. Fork it!
  2. Create your feature branch: git checkout -b my-new-feature
  3. Commit your changes: git commit -am 'Add some feature'
  4. Push to the branch: git push origin my-new-feature
  5. Submit a pull request :D