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A plugin-based Matrix bot system.

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A plugin-based Matrix bot system written in Python.


All setup and usage instructions are located on Some quick links:


Matrix room:


Open a pull request or join the Matrix room linked above to get your plugin listed here.

The plugin wishlist lives at

Official plugins

  • sed - A bot to do sed-like replacements.
  • factorial - A bot to calculate unexpected factorials.
  • media - A bot that replies with the MXC URI of images you send it.
  • dice - A combined dice rolling and calculator bot.
  • karma - A user karma tracker bot.
  • xkcd - A bot to view xkcd comics.
  • echo - A bot that echoes pings and other stuff.
  • rss - A bot that posts RSS feed updates to Matrix.
  • reminder - A bot to remind you about things.
  • translate - A bot to translate words.
  • reactbot - A bot that responds to messages that match predefined rules.
  • exec - A bot that executes code.
  • commitstrip - A bot to view CommitStrips.
  • supportportal - A bot to manage customer support on Matrix.
  • gitlab - A GitLab client and webhook receiver.
  • github - A GitHub client and webhook receiver.
  • tex - A bot that renders LaTeX.
  • altalias - A bot that lets users publish alternate aliases in rooms.
  • satwcomic - A bot to view SatWComics.
  • songwhip - A bot to post Songwhip links.
  • manhole - A plugin that lets you access a Python shell inside maubot.

3rd party plugins

  • subreddit linkifier - A bot that condescendingly corrects a user when they enter an r/subreddit without providing a link to that subreddit
  • giphy - A bot that generates a gif (from giphy) given search terms
  • trump - A bot that generates a Trump tweet with the given content
  • poll - A bot that will create a simple poll for users in a room
  • urban - A bot that fetches definitions from Urban Dictionary.
  • twilio - Maubot-based SMS bridge
  • tmdb - A bot that posts information about movies fetched from
  • invite - A bot to generate invitation tokens from matrix-registration
  • wolframalpha - A bot that allows requesting information from WolframAlpha.
  • pingcheck - A bot to ping the echo bot and send rtt to Icinga passive check
  • ticker - A bot to return financial data about a stock or cryptocurrency.
  • weather - A bot to get the weather from and return a single line of text for the location specified
  • youtube previewer - A bot that responds to a YouTube link with the video title and thumbnail.
  • reddit previewer - A bot that responds to a link of a reddit post with the sub name and title. If available, uploads the image or video.
  • pocket - A bot integrating with Pocket to fetch articles and archive them.
  • alternatingcaps - A bot repeating last message using aLtErNaTiNg cApS.
  • metric - A bot that will reply to a message that contains imperial units and replace them with metric units.
  • urlpreview - A bot that responds to links with a link preview embed, using Matrix API to fetch meta tags

† Uses a synchronous library which can block the whole maubot process (e.g. requests instead of aiohttp)

Deprecated/unmaintained plugins

  • jesaribot - A simple bot that replies with an image when you say "jesari".
    • Superseded by reactbot
  • gitea - A Gitea client and webhook receiver.

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