11 October 2018

New feature: Telegram integration

New feature: Telegram integration

Telegram is a highly successful instant messaging service with over 200 million active monthly users. Our integration lets developers send automatic messages on finished builds and deployments to individual profiles, announcement channels and team groups.

Telegram action
Telegram action

Integration

If you are using Buddy Enterprise, make sure to configure the Telegram app before adding the action to the pipeline.

The integration uses a Telegram bot to publish messages on your behalf. The first step is inviting the bot to your group, channel, or private profile:

Integrating Buddy with Telegram
Integrating Buddy with Telegram

Buddy will then open your Telegram messenger. Click Start to finish configuration:

Telegram notification
Telegram notification

Once the bot is added, click the Telegram action again to add it to the pipeline. The default message contains the ID of the execution, pipeline name, and invoker details:

Editing notification
Editing notification

To add more Telegram channels, click + Add another Telegram account in the Telegram chat selection box:

Adding multiple Telegram accounts
Adding multiple Telegram accounts

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