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Register user

The first thing you need to do to interact with pantahub is to register a user account. A user account gives you access to the full API, including the object store, and also grants you access to the dashboard on

You can register your user with the pvr command or on the pantahub web interface.

Note: After registering your account, make sure to follow the instruction in the verification email. Your account is not ready for use until it is verified.

Register on web interface

Visit the pantahub starting page at and follow the sign-up process. You have the option to sign up with your email address or with your google, github or gitlab account.

Register with pvr command

You can also use the following pvr command to register a user:

pvr register -u youruser -p yourpassword -e your@email.tld

This will generate a json response with the server-generated part of the credentials:

2017/06/19 11:08:43 Registration Response: {
  "id": "5947949b85188a000c143c2e",
  "type": "USER",
  "email": "your@email.tld",
  "nick": "youruser",
  "prn": "prn:::accounts:/5947949b85188a000c143c2e",
  "password": "yourpassword",
  "time-created": "2017-06-19T09:08:43.767224118Z",
  "time-modified": "2017-06-19T09:08:43.767224118Z"