Class: Discordrb::Bot

Inherits:
Object
  • Object
show all
Includes:
Cache, EventContainer
Defined in:
lib/discordrb/bot.rb

Overview

Represents a Discord bot, including servers, users, etc.

Direct Known Subclasses

Commands::CommandBot

Instance Attribute Summary collapse

Instance Method Summary collapse

Methods included from Cache

#channel, #ensure_channel, #ensure_server, #ensure_user, #find_channel, #find_user, #init_cache, #invite, #member, #pm_channel, #request_chunks, #resolve_invite_code, #server, #user, #voice_regions

Methods included from EventContainer

#add_handler, #await, #channel_create, #channel_delete, #channel_recipient_add, #channel_recipient_remove, #channel_update, class_from_string, #clear!, #disconnected, event_class, handler_class, #heartbeat, #include_events, #member_join, #member_leave, #member_update, #mention, #message, #message_delete, #message_edit, #message_update, #playing, #pm, #presence, #raw, #reaction_add, #reaction_remove, #reaction_remove_all, #ready, #remove_handler, #server_create, #server_delete, #server_emoji, #server_emoji_create, #server_emoji_delete, #server_emoji_update, #server_role_create, #server_role_delete, #server_role_update, #server_update, #typing, #unknown, #user_ban, #user_unban, #voice_state_update, #webhook_update

Methods included from Events

matches_all

Constructor Details

#initialize(log_mode: :normal, token: nil, client_id: nil, type: nil, name: '', fancy_log: false, suppress_ready: false, parse_self: false, shard_id: nil, num_shards: nil, redact_token: true, ignore_bots: false, compress_mode: :large) ⇒ Bot

Makes a new bot with the given authentication data. It will be ready to be added event handlers to and can eventually be run with #run.

As support for logging in using username and password has been removed in version 3.0.0, only a token login is possible. Be sure to specify the type parameter as :user if you're logging in as a user.

Simply creating a bot won't be enough to start sending messages etc. with, only a limited set of methods can be used after logging in. If you want to do something when the bot has connected successfully, either do it in the EventContainer#ready event, or use the #run method with the :async parameter and do the processing after that.

Parameters:

  • log_mode (Symbol) (defaults to: :normal)

    The mode this bot should use for logging. See Logger#mode= for a list of modes.

  • token (String) (defaults to: nil)

    The token that should be used to log in. If your bot is a bot account, you have to specify this. If you're logging in as a user, make sure to also set the account type to :user so discordrb doesn't think you're trying to log in as a bot.

  • client_id (Integer) (defaults to: nil)

    If you're logging in as a bot, the bot's client ID. This is optional, and may be fetched from the API by calling #bot_application (see Application).

  • type (Symbol) (defaults to: nil)

    This parameter lets you manually overwrite the account type. This needs to be set when logging in as a user, otherwise discordrb will treat you as a bot account. Valid values are :user and :bot.

  • name (String) (defaults to: '')

    Your bot's name. This will be sent to Discord with any API requests, who will use this to trace the source of excessive API requests; it's recommended to set this to something if you make bots that many people will host on their servers separately.

  • fancy_log (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether the output log should be made extra fancy using ANSI escape codes. (Your terminal may not support this.)

  • suppress_ready (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether the READY packet should be exempt from being printed to console. Useful for very large bots running in debug or verbose log_mode.

  • parse_self (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether the bot should react on its own messages. It's best to turn this off unless you really need this so you don't inadvertently create infinite loops.

  • shard_id (Integer) (defaults to: nil)

    The number of the shard this bot should handle. See https://github.com/discordapp/discord-api-docs/issues/17 for how to do sharding.

  • num_shards (Integer) (defaults to: nil)

    The total number of shards that should be running. See https://github.com/discordapp/discord-api-docs/issues/17 for how to do sharding.

  • redact_token (true, false) (defaults to: true)

    Whether the bot should redact the token in logs. Default is true.

  • ignore_bots (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether the bot should ignore bot accounts or not. Default is false.

  • compress_mode (:none, :large, :stream) (defaults to: :large)

    Sets which compression mode should be used when connecting to Discord's gateway. :none will request that no payloads are received compressed (not recommended for production bots). :large will request that large payloads are received compressed. :stream will request that all data be received in a continuous compressed stream.


104
105
106
107
108
109
110
111
112
113
114
115
116
117
118
119
120
121
122
123
124
125
126
127
128
129
130
131
132
133
134
135
136
137
138
139
140
141
142
143
144
145
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 104

def initialize(
  log_mode: :normal,
  token: nil, client_id: nil,
  type: nil, name: '', fancy_log: false, suppress_ready: false, parse_self: false,
  shard_id: nil, num_shards: nil, redact_token: true, ignore_bots: false,
  compress_mode: :large
)
  LOGGER.mode = log_mode
  LOGGER.token = token if redact_token

  @should_parse_self = parse_self

  @client_id = client_id

  @type = type || :bot
  @name = name

  @shard_key = num_shards ? [shard_id, num_shards] : nil

  LOGGER.fancy = fancy_log
  @prevent_ready = suppress_ready

  @compress_mode = compress_mode

  raise 'Token string is empty or nil' if token.nil? || token.empty?

  @token = process_token(@type, token)
  @gateway = Gateway.new(self, @token, @shard_key, @compress_mode)

  init_cache

  @voices = {}
  @should_connect_to_voice = {}

  @ignored_ids = Set.new
  @ignore_bots = ignore_bots

  @event_threads = []
  @current_thread = 0

  @status = :online
end

Instance Attribute Details

#awaitsHash<Symbol => Await> (readonly)

Returns the list of registered Awaits.

Returns:

  • (Hash<Symbol => Await>)

    the list of registered Awaits.


58
59
60
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 58

def awaits
  @awaits
end

#event_threadsArray<Thread> (readonly)

The list of currently running threads used to parse and call events. The threads will have a local variable :discordrb_name in the format of et-1234, where "et" stands for "event thread" and the number is a continually incrementing number representing how many events were executed before.

Returns:

  • (Array<Thread>)

    The threads.


44
45
46
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 44

def event_threads
  @event_threads
end

#gatewayGateway (readonly)

The gateway connection is an internal detail that is useless to most people. It is however essential while debugging or developing discordrb itself, or while writing very custom bots.

Returns:


63
64
65
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 63

def gateway
  @gateway
end

#nameString

The bot's name which discordrb sends to Discord when making any request, so Discord can identify bots with the same codebase. Not required but I recommend setting it anyway.

Returns:

  • (String)

    The bot's name.


52
53
54
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 52

def name
  @name
end

#shard_keyArray(Integer, Integer) (readonly)

Returns the current shard key.

Returns:


55
56
57
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 55

def shard_key
  @shard_key
end

#should_parse_selftrue, false

Returns whether or not the bot should parse its own messages. Off by default.

Returns:

  • (true, false)

    whether or not the bot should parse its own messages. Off by default.


47
48
49
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 47

def should_parse_self
  @should_parse_self
end

#voicesHash<Integer => VoiceBot> (readonly)

Returns the voice connections this bot currently has, by the server ID to which they are connected.

Returns:

  • (Hash<Integer => VoiceBot>)

    the voice connections this bot currently has, by the server ID to which they are connected.


290
291
292
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 290

def voices
  @voices
end

Instance Method Details

#accept_invite(invite) ⇒ Object

Makes the bot join an invite to a server.

Parameters:


272
273
274
275
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 272

def accept_invite(invite)
  resolved = invite(invite).code
  API::Invite.accept(token, resolved)
end

#add_await(key, type, attributes = {}) {|event| ... } ⇒ Await

Deprecated.

Will be changed to blocking behavior in v4.0. Use #add_await! instead.

Add an await the bot should listen to. For information on awaits, see Await.

Parameters:

  • key (Symbol)

    The key that uniquely identifies the await for Events::AwaitEvents to listen to (see EventContainer#await).

  • type (Class)

    The event class that should be listened for.

  • attributes (Hash) (defaults to: {})

    The attributes the event should check for. The block will only be executed if all attributes match.

Yields:

  • Is executed when the await is triggered.

Yield Parameters:

  • event (Event)

    The event object that was triggered.

Returns:

  • (Await)

    The await that was created.


606
607
608
609
610
611
612
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 606

def add_await(key, type, attributes = {}, &block)
  raise "You can't await an AwaitEvent!" if type == Discordrb::Events::AwaitEvent

  await = Await.new(self, key, type, attributes, block)
  @awaits ||= {}
  @awaits[key] = await
end

#add_await!(type, attributes = {}) ⇒ Event?

Awaits an event, blocking the current thread until a response is received.

Parameters:

  • type (Class)

    The event class that should be listened for.

  • attributes (Hash) (defaults to: {})

    a customizable set of options

Options Hash (attributes):

  • :timeout (Numeric)

    the amount of time to wait for a response before returning nil. Waits forever if omitted.

Returns:

  • (Event, nil)

    The event object that was triggered, or nil if a timeout was set and no event was raised in time.

Raises:

  • (ArgumentError)

    if timeout is given and is not a positive numeric value


619
620
621
622
623
624
625
626
627
628
629
630
631
632
633
634
635
636
637
638
639
640
641
642
643
644
645
646
647
648
649
650
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 619

def add_await!(type, attributes = {})
  raise "You can't await an AwaitEvent!" if type == Discordrb::Events::AwaitEvent

  timeout = attributes[:timeout]
  raise ArgumentError, 'Timeout must be a number > 0' if timeout&.is_a?(Numeric) && !timeout&.positive?

  mutex = Mutex.new
  cv = ConditionVariable.new
  response = nil
  block = lambda do |event|
    mutex.synchronize do
      response = event
      cv.signal
    end
  end

  handler = register_event(type, attributes, block)

  if timeout
    Thread.new do
      sleep timeout
      mutex.synchronize { cv.signal }
    end
  end

  mutex.synchronize { cv.wait(mutex) }

  remove_handler(handler)
  raise 'ConditionVariable was signaled without returning an event!' if response.nil? && timeout.nil?

  response
end

#bot_applicationApplication? Also known as: bot_app

The bot's OAuth application.

Returns:

  • (Application, nil)

    The bot's application info. Returns nil if bot is not a bot account.


206
207
208
209
210
211
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 206

def bot_application
  return unless @type == :bot

  response = API.oauth_application(token)
  Application.new(JSON.parse(response), self)
end

#connected?true, false

Returns whether or not the bot is currently connected to Discord.

Returns:

  • (true, false)

    whether or not the bot is currently connected to Discord.


266
267
268
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 266

def connected?
  @gateway.open?
end

#create_oauth_application(name, redirect_uris) ⇒ Array(String, String)

Creates a new application to do OAuth authorization with. This allows you to use OAuth to authorize users using Discord. For information how to use this, see the docs: https://discordapp.com/developers/docs/topics/oauth2

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    What your application should be called.

  • redirect_uris (Array<String>)

    URIs that Discord should redirect your users to after authorizing.

Returns:

  • (Array(String, String))

    your applications' client ID and client secret to be used in OAuth authorization.


438
439
440
441
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 438

def create_oauth_application(name, redirect_uris)
  response = JSON.parse(API.create_oauth_application(@token, name, redirect_uris))
  [response['id'], response['secret']]
end

#create_server(name, region = :'eu-central') ⇒ Server

Note:

Discord's API doesn't directly return the server when creating it, so this method waits until the data has been received via the websocket. This may make the execution take a while.

Creates a server on Discord with a specified name and a region.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The name the new server should have. Doesn't have to be alphanumeric.

  • region (Symbol) (defaults to: :'eu-central')

    The region where the server should be created, for example 'eu-central' or 'hongkong'.

Returns:

  • (Server)

    The server that was created.


424
425
426
427
428
429
430
431
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 424

def create_server(name, region = :'eu-central')
  response = API::Server.create(token, name, region)
  id = JSON.parse(response)['id'].to_i
  sleep 0.1 until @servers[id]
  server = @servers[id]
  debug "Successfully created server #{server.id} with name #{server.name}"
  server
end

#debug(message) ⇒ Object

See Also:

  • Logger#debug

674
675
676
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 674

def debug(message)
  LOGGER.debug(message)
end

#debug=(new_debug) ⇒ Object

Sets debug mode. If debug mode is on, many things will be outputted to STDOUT.


583
584
585
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 583

def debug=(new_debug)
  LOGGER.debug = new_debug
end

#delete_invite(code) ⇒ Object

Revokes an invite to a server. Will fail unless you have the Manage Server permission. It is recommended that you use Invite#delete instead.

Parameters:


355
356
357
358
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 355

def delete_invite(code)
  invite = resolve_invite_code(code)
  API::Invite.delete(token, invite)
end

#dispatch(type, data) ⇒ Object

Dispatches an event to this bot. Called by the gateway connection handler used internally.


684
685
686
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 684

def dispatch(type, data)
  handle_dispatch(type, data)
end

#dndObject

Sets the bot's status to DnD (red icon).


571
572
573
574
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 571

def dnd
  gateway_check
  update_status(:dnd, @activity, nil)
end

#emoji(id) ⇒ Emoji? #emojiArray<Emoji> Also known as: emojis, all_emoji

Overloads:

  • #emoji(id) ⇒ Emoji?

    Return an emoji by its ID

    Parameters:

    Returns:

    • (Emoji, nil)

      the emoji object. nil if the emoji was not found.

  • #emojiArray<Emoji>

    The list of emoji the bot can use.

    Returns:

    • (Array<Emoji>)

      the emoji available.


170
171
172
173
174
175
176
177
178
179
180
181
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 170

def emoji(id = nil)
  gateway_check
  unavailable_servers_check

  emoji_hash = @servers.values.map(&:emoji).reduce(&:merge)
  if id
    id = id.resolve_id
    emoji_hash[id]
  else
    emoji_hash.values
  end
end

#find_emoji(name) ⇒ GlobalEmoji?

Finds an emoji by its name.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The emoji name that should be resolved.

Returns:

  • (GlobalEmoji, nil)

    the emoji identified by the name, or nil if it couldn't be found.


189
190
191
192
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 189

def find_emoji(name)
  LOGGER.out("Resolving emoji #{name}")
  emoji.find { |element| element.name == name }
end

#game=(name) ⇒ String Also known as: playing=

Sets the currently playing game to the specified game.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The name of the game to be played.

Returns:

  • (String)

    The game that is being played now.


521
522
523
524
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 521

def game=(name)
  gateway_check
  update_status(@status, name, nil)
end

#idleObject Also known as: away

Sets status to idle.


563
564
565
566
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 563

def idle
  gateway_check
  update_status(:idle, @activity, nil)
end

#ignore_user(user) ⇒ Object

Note:

Ignoring a user only prevents any message events (including mentions, commands etc.) from them! Typing and presence and any other events will still be received.

Add a user to the list of ignored users. Those users will be ignored in message events at event processing level.

Parameters:


656
657
658
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 656

def ignore_user(user)
  @ignored_ids << user.resolve_id
end

#ignored?(user) ⇒ true, false

Checks whether a user is being ignored.

Parameters:

Returns:

  • (true, false)

    whether or not the user is ignored.


669
670
671
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 669

def ignored?(user)
  @ignored_ids.include?(user.resolve_id)
end

#invisibleObject

Sets the bot's status to invisible (appears offline).


577
578
579
580
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 577

def invisible
  gateway_check
  update_status(:invisible, @activity, nil)
end

#invite_url(server: nil, permission_bits: nil) ⇒ String

Creates an OAuth invite URL that can be used to invite this bot to a particular server.

Parameters:

  • server (Server, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    The server the bot should be invited to, or nil if a general invite should be created.

  • permission_bits (String, Integer) (defaults to: nil)

    Permission bits that should be appended to invite url.

Returns:

  • (String)

    the OAuth invite URL.


281
282
283
284
285
286
287
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 281

def invite_url(server: nil, permission_bits: nil)
  @client_id ||= bot_application.id

  server_id_str = server ? "&guild_id=#{server.id}" : ''
  permission_bits_str = permission_bits ? "&permissions=#{permission_bits}" : ''
  "https://discordapp.com/oauth2/authorize?&client_id=#{@client_id}#{server_id_str}#{permission_bits_str}&scope=bot"
end

#joinObject Also known as: sync

Joins the bot's connection thread with the current thread. This blocks execution until the websocket stops, which should only happen manually triggered. or due to an error. This is necessary to have a continuously running bot.


253
254
255
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 253

def join
  @gateway.sync
end

#listening=(name) ⇒ String

Sets the current listening status to the specified name.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The thing to be listened to.

Returns:

  • (String)

    The thing that is now being listened to.


531
532
533
534
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 531

def listening=(name)
  gateway_check
  update_status(@status, name, nil, nil, nil, 2)
end

#log_exception(e) ⇒ Object


679
680
681
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 679

def log_exception(e)
  LOGGER.log_exception(e)
end

#mode=(new_mode) ⇒ Object

Sets the logging mode

See Also:


589
590
591
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 589

def mode=(new_mode)
  LOGGER.mode = new_mode
end

#onlineObject Also known as: on

Sets status to online.


555
556
557
558
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 555

def online
  gateway_check
  update_status(:online, @activity, @streamurl)
end

#parse_mention(mention, server = nil) ⇒ User, ...

Gets the user, channel, role or emoji from a string.

Parameters:

  • mention (String)

    The mention, which should look like <@12314873129>, <#123456789>, <@&123456789> or <:name:126328:>.

  • server (Server, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    The server of the associated mention. (recommended for role parsing, to speed things up)

Returns:

  • (User, Channel, Role, Emoji)

    The user, channel, role or emoji identified by the mention, or nil if none exists.


491
492
493
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 491

def parse_mention(mention, server = nil)
  parse_mentions(mention, server).first
end

#parse_mentions(mentions, server = nil) ⇒ Array<User, Channel, Role, Emoji>

Gets the users, channels, roles and emoji from a string.

Parameters:

  • mentions (String)

    The mentions, which should look like <@12314873129>, <#123456789>, <@&123456789> or <:name:126328:>.

  • server (Server, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    The server of the associated mentions. (recommended for role parsing, to speed things up)

Returns:

  • (Array<User, Channel, Role, Emoji>)

    The array of users, channels, roles and emoji identified by the mentions, or nil if none exists.


457
458
459
460
461
462
463
464
465
466
467
468
469
470
471
472
473
474
475
476
477
478
479
480
481
482
483
484
485
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 457

def parse_mentions(mentions, server = nil)
  array_to_return = []
  # While possible mentions may be in message
  while mentions.include?('<') && mentions.include?('>')
    # Removing all content before the next possible mention
    mentions = mentions.split('<', 2)[1]
    # Locate the first valid mention enclosed in `<...>`, otherwise advance to the next open `<`
    next unless mentions.split('>', 2).first.length < mentions.split('<', 2).first.length

    # Store the possible mention value to be validated with RegEx
    mention = mentions.split('>', 2).first
    if /@!?(?<id>\d+)/ =~ mention
      array_to_return << user(id) unless user(id).nil?
    elsif /#(?<id>\d+)/ =~ mention
      array_to_return << channel(id, server) unless channel(id, server).nil?
    elsif /@&(?<id>\d+)/ =~ mention
      if server
        array_to_return << server.role(id) unless server.role(id).nil?
      else
        @servers.values.each do |element|
          array_to_return << element.role(id) unless element.role(id).nil?
        end
      end
    elsif /(?<animated>^[a]|^${0}):(?<name>\w+):(?<id>\d+)/ =~ mention
      array_to_return << (emoji(id) || Emoji.new({ 'animated' => !animated.nil?, 'name' => name, 'id' => id }, self, nil))
    end
  end
  array_to_return
end

#profileProfile Also known as: bot_user

The bot's user profile. This special user object can be used to edit user data like the current username (see Profile#username=).

Returns:

  • (Profile)

    The bot's profile that can be used to edit data.


197
198
199
200
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 197

def profile
  gateway_check
  @profile
end

#prune_empty_groupsObject

Makes the bot leave any groups with no recipients remaining


694
695
696
697
698
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 694

def prune_empty_groups
  @channels.each_value do |channel|
    channel.leave_group if channel.group? && channel.recipients.empty?
  end
end

#raise_heartbeat_eventObject

Raises a heartbeat event. Called by the gateway connection handler used internally.


689
690
691
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 689

def raise_heartbeat_event
  raise_event(HeartbeatEvent.new(self))
end

#raw_tokenString

Returns the raw token, without any prefix.

Returns:

  • (String)

    the raw token, without any prefix

See Also:


225
226
227
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 225

def raw_token
  @token.split(' ').last
end

#run(background = false) ⇒ Object

Note:

Running the bot in the background means that you can call some methods that require a gateway connection before that connection is established. In most cases an exception will be raised if you try to do this. If you need a way to safely run code after the bot is fully connected, use a EventContainer#ready event handler instead.

Runs the bot, which logs into Discord and connects the WebSocket. This prevents all further execution unless it is executed with backround = true.

Parameters:

  • background (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    If it is true, then the bot will run in another thread to allow further execution. If it is false, this method will block until #stop is called. If the bot is run with true, make sure to eventually call #join so the script doesn't stop prematurely.


241
242
243
244
245
246
247
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 241

def run(background = false)
  @gateway.run_async
  return if background

  debug('Oh wait! Not exiting yet as run was run synchronously.')
  @gateway.sync
end

#send_file(channel, file, caption: nil, tts: false, filename: nil, spoiler: nil) ⇒ Object

Note:

This executes in a blocking way, so if you're sending long files, be wary of delays.

Sends a file to a channel. If it is an image, it will automatically be embedded.

Examples:

Send a file from disk

bot.send_file(83281822225530880, File.open('rubytaco.png', 'r'))

Parameters:

  • channel (Channel, String, Integer)

    The channel, or its ID, to send something to.

  • file (File)

    The file that should be sent.

  • caption (string) (defaults to: nil)

    The caption for the file.

  • tts (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether or not this file's caption should be sent using Discord text-to-speech.

  • filename (String) (defaults to: nil)

    Overrides the filename of the uploaded file

  • spoiler (true, false) (defaults to: nil)

    Whether or not this file should appear as a spoiler.


403
404
405
406
407
408
409
410
411
412
413
414
415
416
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 403

def send_file(channel, file, caption: nil, tts: false, filename: nil, spoiler: nil)
  if file.respond_to?(:read)
    if spoiler
      filename ||= File.basename(file.path)
      filename = 'SPOILER_' + filename unless filename.start_with? 'SPOILER_'
    end
    # https://github.com/rest-client/rest-client/blob/v2.0.2/lib/restclient/payload.rb#L160
    file.define_singleton_method(:original_filename) { filename } if filename
  end

  channel = channel.resolve_id
  response = API::Channel.upload_file(token, channel, file, caption: caption, tts: tts)
  Message.new(JSON.parse(response), self)
end

#send_message(channel, content, tts = false, embed = nil) ⇒ Message

Sends a text message to a channel given its ID and the message's content.

Parameters:

  • channel (Channel, String, Integer)

    The channel, or its ID, to send something to.

  • content (String)

    The text that should be sent as a message. It is limited to 2000 characters (Discord imposed).

  • tts (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether or not this message should be sent using Discord text-to-speech.

  • embed (Hash, Discordrb::Webhooks::Embed, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    The rich embed to append to this message.

Returns:

  • (Message)

    The message that was sent.


366
367
368
369
370
371
372
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 366

def send_message(channel, content, tts = false, embed = nil)
  channel = channel.resolve_id
  debug("Sending message to #{channel} with content '#{content}'")

  response = API::Channel.create_message(token, channel, content, tts, embed ? embed.to_hash : nil)
  Message.new(JSON.parse(response), self)
end

#send_temporary_message(channel, content, timeout, tts = false, embed = nil) ⇒ Object

Sends a text message to a channel given its ID and the message's content, then deletes it after the specified timeout in seconds.

Parameters:

  • channel (Channel, String, Integer)

    The channel, or its ID, to send something to.

  • content (String)

    The text that should be sent as a message. It is limited to 2000 characters (Discord imposed).

  • timeout (Float)

    The amount of time in seconds after which the message sent will be deleted.

  • tts (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether or not this message should be sent using Discord text-to-speech.

  • embed (Hash, Discordrb::Webhooks::Embed, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    The rich embed to append to this message.


381
382
383
384
385
386
387
388
389
390
391
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 381

def send_temporary_message(channel, content, timeout, tts = false, embed = nil)
  Thread.new do
    Thread.current[:discordrb_name] = "#{@current_thread}-temp-msg"

    message = send_message(channel, content, tts, embed)
    sleep(timeout)
    message.delete
  end

  nil
end

#serversHash<Integer => Server>

The list of servers the bot is currently in.

Returns:


157
158
159
160
161
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 157

def servers
  gateway_check
  unavailable_servers_check
  @servers
end

#stop(no_sync = false) ⇒ Object

Stops the bot gracefully, disconnecting the websocket without immediately killing the thread. This means that Discord is immediately aware of the closed connection and makes the bot appear offline instantly.

Parameters:

  • no_sync (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether or not to disable use of synchronize in the close method. This should be true if called from a trap context.


261
262
263
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 261

def stop(no_sync = false)
  @gateway.stop(no_sync)
end

#stream(name, url) ⇒ String

Sets the currently online stream to the specified name and Twitch URL.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The name of the stream to display.

  • url (String)

    The url of the current Twitch stream.

Returns:

  • (String)

    The stream name that is being displayed now.


548
549
550
551
552
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 548

def stream(name, url)
  gateway_check
  update_status(@status, name, url)
  name
end

#suppress_ready_debugObject

Prevents the READY packet from being printed regardless of debug mode.


594
595
596
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 594

def suppress_ready_debug
  @prevent_ready = true
end

#tokenString

The Discord API token received when logging in. Useful to explicitly call API methods.

Returns:


218
219
220
221
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 218

def token
  API.bot_name = @name
  @token
end

#unignore_user(user) ⇒ Object

Remove a user from the ignore list.

Parameters:


662
663
664
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 662

def unignore_user(user)
  @ignored_ids.delete(user.resolve_id)
end

#update_oauth_application(name, redirect_uris, description = '', icon = nil) ⇒ Object

Changes information about your OAuth application

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    What your application should be called.

  • redirect_uris (Array<String>)

    URIs that Discord should redirect your users to after authorizing.

  • description (String) (defaults to: '')

    A string that describes what your application does.

  • icon (String, nil) (defaults to: nil)

    A data URI for your icon image (for example a base 64 encoded image), or nil if no icon should be set or changed.


449
450
451
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 449

def update_oauth_application(name, redirect_uris, description = '', icon = nil)
  API.update_oauth_application(@token, name, redirect_uris, description, icon)
end

#update_status(status, activity, url, since = 0, afk = false, activity_type = 0) ⇒ Object

Updates presence status.

Parameters:

  • status (String)

    The status the bot should show up as. Can be online, dnd, idle, or invisible

  • activity (String, nil)

    The name of the activity to be played/watched/listened to/stream name on the stream.

  • url (String, nil)

    The Twitch URL to display as a stream. nil for no stream.

  • since (Integer) (defaults to: 0)

    When this status was set.

  • afk (true, false) (defaults to: false)

    Whether the bot is AFK.

  • activity_type (Integer) (defaults to: 0)

    The type of activity status to display. Can be 0 (Playing), 1 (Streaming), 2 (Listening), 3 (Watching)

See Also:


503
504
505
506
507
508
509
510
511
512
513
514
515
516
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 503

def update_status(status, activity, url, since = 0, afk = false, activity_type = 0)
  gateway_check

  @activity = activity
  @status = status
  @streamurl = url
  type = url ? 1 : activity_type

  activity_obj = activity || url ? { 'name' => activity, 'url' => url, 'type' => type } : nil
  @gateway.send_status_update(status, since, activity_obj, afk)

  # Update the status in the cache
  profile.update_presence('status' => status.to_s, 'game' => activity_obj)
end

#usersHash<Integer => User>

The list of users the bot shares a server with.

Returns:


149
150
151
152
153
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 149

def users
  gateway_check
  unavailable_servers_check
  @users
end

#voice(thing) ⇒ Voice::VoiceBot?

Gets the voice bot for a particular server or channel. You can connect to a new channel using the #voice_connect method.

Parameters:

  • thing (Channel, Server, Integer)

    the server or channel you want to get the voice bot for, or its ID.

Returns:

  • (Voice::VoiceBot, nil)

    the VoiceBot for the thing you specified, or nil if there is no connection yet


296
297
298
299
300
301
302
303
304
305
306
307
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 296

def voice(thing)
  id = thing.resolve_id
  return @voices[id] if @voices[id]

  channel = channel(id)
  return nil unless channel

  server_id = channel.server.id
  return @voices[server_id] if @voices[server_id]

  nil
end

#voice_connect(chan, encrypted = true) ⇒ Voice::VoiceBot

Connects to a voice channel, initializes network connections and returns the Voice::VoiceBot over which audio data can then be sent. After connecting, the bot can also be accessed using #voice. If the bot is already connected to voice, the existing connection will be terminated - you don't have to call Voice::VoiceBot#destroy before calling this method.

Parameters:

  • chan (Channel, String, Integer)

    The voice channel, or its ID, to connect to.

  • encrypted (true, false) (defaults to: true)

    Whether voice communication should be encrypted using RbNaCl's SecretBox (uses an XSalsa20 stream cipher for encryption and Poly1305 for authentication)

Returns:

  • (Voice::VoiceBot)

    the initialized bot over which audio data can then be sent.


317
318
319
320
321
322
323
324
325
326
327
328
329
330
331
332
333
334
335
336
337
338
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 317

def voice_connect(chan, encrypted = true)
  chan = channel(chan.resolve_id)
  server_id = chan.server.id
  @should_encrypt_voice = encrypted

  if @voices[chan.id]
    debug('Voice bot exists already! Destroying it')
    @voices[chan.id].destroy
    @voices.delete(chan.id)
  end

  debug("Got voice channel: #{chan}")

  @should_connect_to_voice[server_id] = chan
  @gateway.send_voice_state_update(server_id.to_s, chan.id.to_s, false, false)

  debug('Voice channel init packet sent! Now waiting.')

  sleep(0.05) until @voices[server_id]
  debug('Voice connect succeeded!')
  @voices[server_id]
end

#voice_destroy(server, destroy_vws = true) ⇒ Object

Disconnects the client from a specific voice connection given the server ID. Usually it's more convenient to use Voice::VoiceBot#destroy rather than this.

Parameters:

  • server (Server, String, Integer)

    The server, or server ID, the voice connection is on.

  • destroy_vws (true, false) (defaults to: true)

    Whether or not the VWS should also be destroyed. If you're calling this method directly, you should leave it as true.


345
346
347
348
349
350
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 345

def voice_destroy(server, destroy_vws = true)
  server = server.resolve_id
  @gateway.send_voice_state_update(server.to_s, nil, false, false)
  @voices[server].destroy if @voices[server] && destroy_vws
  @voices.delete(server)
end

#watching=(name) ⇒ String

Sets the current watching status to the specified name.

Parameters:

  • name (String)

    The thing to be watched.

Returns:

  • (String)

    The thing that is now being watched.


539
540
541
542
# File 'lib/discordrb/bot.rb', line 539

def watching=(name)
  gateway_check
  update_status(@status, name, nil, nil, nil, 3)
end