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Mattermost calendar Bot

Project Description
# matterbot-calendarBot
Calendar Bot for mattermost

## Requirements
This bot is making use of
* Mattermost http://www.mattermost.org
* Exchangelib https://github.com/ecederstrand/exchangelib/tree/master/exchangelib
* Matterhook https://github.com/numberly/matterhook
* Mattermost_bot https://github.com/LPgenerator/mattermost_bot

## Purpose
* The calendarBot can be used to display events from an Microsoft Exchange 2007-2016 Server or Office365 account in Mattermost.
* By using the category field of an event it is possible to which Mattermost group an event is posted.
* If the Mattermost group cannot be found, a default channel is used.
* A global setting exists to define in which time in advance an event is posted in Mattermost.
* By default events are deleted for now after they have been posted to Mattermost. In the future, most likely an option will allow to just mask these events.
* Furthermore, a plugin for the Mattermost_bot bot exists, which allows to create events in Mattermost itself. Have a look at https://github.com/mharrend/matterbot-plugins-server/blob/master/calendar.py
* Using this plugin events and subcalendars can be created.
* The events and calendars are stored in the online account and also saved in a local SQLite database.
* The plugin also allows to show the agenda of today using all subcalendars or specifying only one subcalendar.

## Setup
The configuration is done in the calendarBotSettings.py file:
* mattermostSettings
* URL: Url to your Mattermost installation
* ApiKey: Key for incoming webhook, must created in Mattermost using the integrations settings. More information can be found in the Matterhook documentation
* Username: Name of the calendarBot that is used in Mattermost
* IconURL: Definition of an icon shown in Mattermost, e.g. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gnome-x-office-calendar.svg
* DefaultChannel: Channel in which events are posted if the group defined in the event cannot be found
* outlookSettings
* Email: Emailadress of account which is used to look up server, more documentation can be found in Exchangelib
* Username: Username required to log into email account
* Password: Password required to log into email account
* calendarSettings
* DatabaseName: Name of local SQLite database
* CheckInterval: Amount of seconds between checks for upcoming events
* TimespanToCheck: Definition of minute interval which is used for checking of upcoming events
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