I have a PHP bot which needs a password to login. How can I get it from the .env file?
I think it should be
It wont exactly work like that. You need to install a package, like:
Then the $_ENV superglobal will work.
Neither of the approaches worked. I am getting an error saying none of the credentials (username and password) are correct.
Can you share some code?
This kind of seems like #coding-help because it seems like it is dealing with code, so I moved it there
This is the code for logging in-
<?php $wikiusername = $_ENV['username']; $wikipassword = $_ENV['password'];
I installed it with Composer. Should I delete the composer.lock file?
No. You should not delete the composer.lock file.
Don’t forget to require the packages using:
It looks like my username is properly being accessed but the password is not since it is a MediaWiki bot. MediaWiki is telling me that there have been multiple failed login attempts to my account.