2022-01-10: Integration of third party plugins: GitLab; BBB plugin upgrade to v4.3.0; Server upgrade to Mattermost v5.37.5;


Check out the new or upgraded integrations extending Minerva Messenger functionality:

GitLab Plugin v1.3.0

Accessing your GWDG GitLab account from inside Minerva Messenger is possible now. With this plugin, you can receive updates on GWDG GitLab repositories and manage the issues directly in Minerva Messenger. 

BigBlueButton v4.3.0 (GWDG Meet integration)

Improved join meeting UX and optimized the UI in dark theme. Added max length limit on the external user name. Fixed a bug where meetings with no recording were polled forever. Now only the creator of the meeting can end the conference. 


Check out some selected new features released with the recent upgrade to Mattermost v5.37.5:

The following bugs have been resolved:

Fixed the issue that OpenID redirect did not work when hosting Mattermost on a subdirectory.

Fixed the issue that v5.37 reported an incorrect mmctl version.

Read more here.




Minerva Messenger Homepage

Mattermost Documentation

GWDG Documentation

BigBlueButton plugin for Mattermost

GitLab Documentation


Please note: The Max Planck Digital Library and the Minerva Messenger Service only provide an interface for the use of the Third-Party Plugins. Legal provisions of third parties may apply in the context of the use of the Third Party-Plugins. A summary of all currently integrated third-party plugins including documentation and licenses can be found here.