Usage, Commands & Settings
Basic Usage Information.
Settings - Bot Owner Commands
Dev only commands
How to update
It’s All About Rita
How to update
THis page walks you through how to update to the latest version of Ritabot.
Step 1 - Checklist
You must have a bot already running on your server, if not then refer to
Setting up a New Bot Manually
Step 2 - Fork this Repository
Complete a Pull Request from the master Branch of RitaBot-Project/RITA to your master branch
Detailed instructions with example can be found here: https://www.sitepoint.com/quick-tip-sync-your-fork-with-the-original-without-the-cli/
— OR —
Simply Fork this repository if you have not done so already, or if you are updateing from the “Deploy to Heroku” method.
or use the button in the upper righthand side of this page to fork the repository so that it will be associated with your Github account.
Step 3 - Deploy Update in Heroku
Log in to your Heroku account.
Select the bot you made in step 3 of
Setting up a New Bot
Scroll down to the manual deploy section, and select the
branch. Click deploy branch, and wait for the successfully deployed message.
Step 4 - Updating Database
You will need to run three commands for your database to be updated to the new versions needs. Your bot shall not function until all of these have been run.
Please run the following commands in consecutive order:
!tr settings updatedb
!tr settings dbfix
!tr embed on/off
(you can decide which way to send messages and change this value at any time).
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