mbc auth command can be used to log into Matrix accounts. It also has
--register flag, but that's currently broken.
To log in with
mbc auth, first make sure you have your homeserver listed in
registration_secrets section in the maubot config (the secret can be
empty). If you haven't used the
mbc tool before, log into your maubot instance
mbc login. Finally, run
mbc auth and fill in the parameters:
- The homeserver is the dictionary key, i.e. server name (not URL) from
- The username can be either the username or full user ID, that doesn't matter.
- The password is the password.
If the command says "Registration target server not found", it means you didn't
add the server to
registration_secrets properly or didn't enter the correct
Finally, use the generated access token to create or update your client in the management web interface.