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Python API wrapper for Rocket.Chat

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## rocketchat_API
Python API wrapper for [Rocket.Chat](

### Installation
- From pypi:
`pip3 install rocketchat_API`
- From GitHub:
Clone our repository and `python3 install`

### Requirements
- [requests](

### Usage
from pprint import pprint
from rocketchat_API.rocketchat import RocketChat

proxyDict = {
"http" : "",
"https" : "",

rocket = RocketChat('user', 'pass', server_url='', proxies=proxyDict)
pprint(rocket.chat_post_message('good news everyone!', channel='GENERAL', alias='Farnsworth').json())
pprint(rocket.channels_history('GENERAL', count=5).json())

*note*: every method returns a [requests]( Response object.

### Method parameters
Only required parameters are explicit on the RocketChat class but you can still use all other parameters. For a detailed parameters list check the [Rocket chat API](

### API coverage
Most of the API methods are already implemented. If you are interested in a specific call just open an issue or open a pull request.

*note*: Library updated to work with Rocket.Chat >= 0.58.0

### Tests
We started writing tests :D

Tests run on a Rocket.Chat Docker container so install Docker and docker-compose. To start test server do `docker-compose up` on `tests/testserver` and to take test server down `docker-compose down`

### Contributing
You can contribute by doing Pull Requests. (It may take a while to merge your code but if it's good it will be merged). We hang out [here]( if you want to talk.

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