In this lesson, you’ll learn how to make your bot respond to specific messages in a chat. You’ll add on to the previous functionality of your bot by handling the
Client can’t tell the difference between a bot user and a normal user account, your
on_message() handler should protect against a potentially recursive case where the bot sends a message that it might handle itself. You’ll learn how to compare the
message.author to the
client.user (your bot user), and ignore any of its own messages.