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Add File Sharing Preference with Google Drive API on New Commit (Instant) from Gitlab API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Gitlab trigger and Google Drive action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Commit (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Gitlab account
    2. Select a Project ID
    3. Optional- Select a Branch Name
  3. Configure the Add File Sharing Preference action
    1. Connect your Google Drive account
    2. Optional- Select a Drive
    3. Select a File
    4. Optional- Select a Role
    5. Optional- Select a Type
    6. Optional- Configure Domain
    7. Optional- Configure Email Address
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Trigger

Description:Emit new event when a new commit is pushed to a branch
Version:0.1.1
Key:gitlab-new-commit

Gitlab Overview

Gitlab API allows developers to access the functionality of Gitlab. With the
Gitlab API, developers can integrate Gitlab with other applications, create
custom applications, or automate tasks.

Some examples of what you can build using the Gitlab API include:

  • Automate tasks such as creating and managing repositories
  • Integrate Gitlab with other applications such as your chat application
  • Create custom applications on top of Gitlab

Trigger Code

import gitlab from "../../gitlab.app.mjs";
import base from "../common/base.mjs";
import { eventTypes } from "../common/hook-events.mjs";

export default {
  ...base,
  key: "gitlab-new-commit",
  name: "New Commit (Instant)",
  description: "Emit new event when a new commit is pushed to a branch",
  version: "0.1.1",
  dedupe: "unique",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    ...base.props,
    refName: {
      propDefinition: [
        gitlab,
        "branch",
        (c) => ({
          projectId: c.projectId,
        }),
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
  },
  hooks: {
    ...base.hooks,
    async activate() {
      await this.activateHook(eventTypes.PUSH_EVENT);
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...base.methods,
    isEventForThisBranch(branch) {
      return !this.refName || branch === this.refName;
    },
    generateMeta(commit) {
      const {
        id,
        message,
        shortId,
        committedDate,
      } = commit;
      return {
        id,
        summary: `New commit: ${message} (${shortId})`,
        ts: +new Date(committedDate),
      };
    },
    async emitEvent(event) {
      const refName = event.ref.split("refs/heads/").pop();
      if (!this.isEventForThisBranch(refName)) {
        return;
      }

      // Gitlab "push events" are only provisioned with at most
      // 20 commit objects (which also lack information when compared
      // to the Commits API). The amount of new commits is specified
      // in a separate variable called `total_commits_count`, which
      // we'll use to keep track of the commits that we need to emit
      // downstream.
      // See https://gitlab.com/help/user/project/integrations/webhooks#push-events
      const { total_commits_count: totalCommitsCount } = event;
      if (totalCommitsCount <= 0) return;

      const commits = await this.gitlab.listCommits(this.projectId, {
        refName,
        max: Math.min(50, totalCommitsCount),
      });

      // We need to collect all the relevant commits, sort
      // them in reverse order (since the Gitlab API sorts them
      // from most to least recent) and emit an event for each
      // one of them.
      commits.reverse().forEach((commit) => {
        const meta = this.generateMeta(commit);
        this.$emit(commit, meta);
      });
    },
  },
};

Trigger Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
GitlabgitlabappThis component uses the Gitlab app.
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
N/Ahttp$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.
Project IDprojectIdintegerSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Branch NamerefNamestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.

Trigger Authentication

Gitlab uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Gitlab account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Gitlab and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Gitlab API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

apiread_userread_repositorywrite_repositoryread_registrysudoopenidprofileemail

About Gitlab

Project planning and source code management

Action

Description:Add a [sharing](https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7166529) permission to the sharing preferences of a file and provide a sharing URL. [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/drive/api/v3/reference/permissions/create) for more information
Version:0.0.4
Key:google_drive-add-file-sharing-preference

Google Drive Overview

Using the Google Drive API, you can build applications that:

  • Create and manage files and folders
  • Download and upload files
  • Share and organize files
  • Search for files
  • Track changes to files
  • And much more!

Action Code

import googleDrive from "../../google_drive.app.mjs";

/**
 * Uses Google Drive API to create a permission for a file. The role granted by
 * the permission is one of `owner`,`organizer`,`fileOrganizer`,
 * `writer`,`commenter`, `reader`. See the [Google Drive API Reference for
 * Permissions](https://bit.ly/2XKKG1X) for more information.
 */
export default {
  key: "google_drive-add-file-sharing-preference",
  name: "Add File Sharing Preference",
  description:
    "Add a [sharing](https://support.google.com/drive/answer/7166529) permission to the sharing preferences of a file and provide a sharing URL. [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/drive/api/v3/reference/permissions/create) for more information",
  version: "0.0.4",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    googleDrive,
    drive: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "watchedDrive",
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    fileId: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "fileId",
        (c) => ({
          drive: c.drive,
        }),
      ],
      optional: false,
      description: "The file to share",
    },
    role: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "role",
      ],
    },
    type: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "type",
      ],
    },
    domain: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "domain",
      ],
    },
    emailAddress: {
      propDefinition: [
        googleDrive,
        "emailAddress",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const {
      fileId,
      role,
      type,
      domain,
      emailAddress,
    } = this;
    // Create the permission for the file
    await this.googleDrive.createPermission(fileId, {
      role,
      type,
      domain,
      emailAddress,
    });

    // Get the file to get the `webViewLink` sharing URL
    const resp = await this.googleDrive.getFile(this.fileId);
    const webViewLink = resp.webViewLink;
    $.export("$summary", `Successfully added a sharing permission to the file, "${resp.name}"`);
    return webViewLink;
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
Google DrivegoogleDriveappThis component uses the Google Drive app.
DrivedrivestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
FilefileIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
RolerolestringSelect a value from the drop down menu:ownerorganizerfileOrganizerwritercommenterreader
TypetypestringSelect a value from the drop down menu:usergroupdomainanyone
Domaindomainstring

The domain of the G Suite organization to which this permission refers if Type is domain (e.g., yourcomapany.com)

Email AddressemailAddressstring

The email address of the user or group to which this permission refers if Type is user or group

Action Authentication

Google Drive uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Google Drive account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Google Drive and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Google Drive API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

emailprofilehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/drivehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/drive.readonly

About Google Drive

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