Gitlab Bot

The Gitlab bot is beta! The bot may not work at times, or be slow to respond. Please visit if you run into any issues. is a bot that can advertise Gitlab activity in a room, such as new commits and issues.

To set up the bot for advertising events in your room:

  1. Invite to your room.
  2. Log in to and open your repository's integration settings.
  3. For the URL put! The room ID can be retrieved from the bottom of your room settings in Riot.
  4. For the Secret Token put t2bot
  5. Check off the triggers you'd like to have in your room and click "Add webhook".

To use the bot's more advanced commands like !gitlab issue create ...:

  1. Invite to a private room.
  2. Log in to and go to your account settings.
  3. On the left side, click "Access Tokens"
  4. Give the new access token a name and optional expiration date.
  5. Give the token all scopes (this is so that the bot can manage issues and such on your behalf).
  6. Create the personal access token and copy the code Gitlab gives you.
  7. In your private chat with the bot, send the message !gitlab login the_code_from_gitlab
  8. After the login is successful, send !gitlab help to see what the bot can do.

The Gitlab bot is a third-party bot not maintained by To learn more about the bot, or to contribute, please see tulir/maulabbot on Github.