Hubot docker image with messenger adapter
A Hubot adapter for Facebook Messenger Platform (Bots) with zero external dependencies.
The most simple, and elegant Facebook Messenger Platform adapter for Hubot.
This is built for the latest Facebook Messenger Platform (Beta) with bots announced at F8 2016 (Code to Connect). It leverages on the platform's Send / Receive API. It is tested, and ready-to-use. This repository is NOT affiliated with Facebook.
This adapter currently supports:
- [x] Token validation
- [x] Basic sending / receiving
- [x] Resolving user IDs to their full names
- [x] Tracking user ID, message ID, recipient ID (page)
- [x] Auto-truncating long messages
320 characters limit
src/messenger.coffee for full documentation.
The callback URL is
You can test your bot locally using ngrok. Run
./ngrok http 8080, and it should return a HTTPS forwarding URL (be sure to append
/webhook/ to it).
The adapter requires your verification token, and access token to function. You can set them via environment variables. Refer to Configuration for more information.
Run the image
docker-compose up -d && docker-compose logs && ./ngrock http 8089
||N/A||Your bot's verification token. You can obtain one when you create a web hook to receive events for a specific page.|
||N/A||Your page access token (it is based on an app, page, and user). You can find it in the "Token Generation" section of your app dashboard.|