Since EH Forwarder Bot 2.0, most modules should be
installed with the Python Package Manager
while configurations and data are stored in the “EFB
By default, the data directory is user specific, located in
the user’s home directory,
~/.ehforwarderbot. This can be
overridden with the environment variable
This path defined here should be an absolute path.
Using the default configuration as an example, this section will introduce about the structure of EFB data directory.
./ehforwarderbot or $EFB_DATA_PATH |- profiles | |- default The default profile. | | |- config.yaml Main configuration file. | | |- dummy_ch_master Directory for data of the channel | | | |- config.yaml Config file of the channel. (example) | | | |- ... | | |- random_ch_slave | | | |- ... | |- profile2 Alternative profile | | |- config.yaml | | |- ... | |- ... |- modules Place for source code of your own channels/middlewares | |- random_ch_mod_slave Channels here have a higher priority while importing | | |- __init__.py | | |- ...