err-gitbot plugin a that watchs your git repositories.
For more information about err you can find it here: https://github.com/errbotio/errbot
pip install gitpython
If you have the admin rights on an err chatbot simply use:
!repos install errbotio/err-gitbot
in order to install the plugin. Then !help to see the available commands and their explanation.
Some tips here :
To track all the branches of a repo just say with the repo url:
!git follow git://github.com/opdenkamp/xbmc.git
Err will extract smartly the name "xbmc" from it.
if you want to follow a specific branches instead of everything just:
!git follow git://github.com/opdenkamp/xbmc.git Eden-pvr Dharma
If you redo a follow this time simply with the symbolic name you can add new branches to track:
!git follow xbmc staging
Or you can remove a specific branch with
!git unfollow xbmc staging
Or the repo alltogether
!git unfollow xbmc
If at any point you are lost, you can ask the list of currently followed repos / branches with:
Note : If you have several chatrooms defined in your err config, it will only "spam" the first one.