Cache data for one day
@dylan
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data:privatelast updated:21 days ago
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steps.
trigger
HTTP API
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This workflow runs on Pipedream's servers and is triggered by HTTP / Webhook requests.
steps.
check_cache_or_hit_api
auth
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code
Write any Node.jscodeand use anynpm package. You can alsoexport datafor use in later steps via return or this.key = 'value', pass input data to your code viaparams, and maintain state across invocations with$checkpoint.
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const axios = require("axios")

const cache = $checkpoint || {}
const now = +new Date()

// Replace with whatever variable references your primary key
const { key } = steps.trigger.event.body

if (key in cache) {
  console.log(`Key ${key} is in cache`)
  const { expiry, data } = cache[key]
  if (expiry > now) {
    return data
  }
}

console.log(`Key ${key} is not in cache. Fetching data`)

// Since we don't have data cached for the key,
// or the data was expired, hit the API directly
const { data } = await axios({
  method: "GET",
  url: `https://swapi.dev/api/people/${key}`
})

$checkpoint = {
  ...cache,
  [key]: {
    data,
    expiry: now + (1000 * 60 * 60 * 24) // expiry one day in the future
  },
}

return data