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Add Role with Discord Bot API on New Project from Gitlab API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Gitlab trigger and Discord Bot 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 Project trigger
    1. Connect your Gitlab account
    2. Configure timer
  3. Configure the Add Role action
    1. Connect your Discord Bot account
    2. Select a Guild
    3. Select a User
    4. Select a Role
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, source-available 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 project (i.e. repository) is created
Version:0.1.1
Key:gitlab-new-project

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 { DEFAULT_POLLING_SOURCE_TIMER_INTERVAL } from "@pipedream/platform";

export default {
  key: "gitlab-new-project",
  name: "New Project",
  description: "Emit new event when a project (i.e. repository) is created",
  version: "0.1.1",
  dedupe: "greatest",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    gitlab,
    db: "$.service.db",
    timer: {
      type: "$.interface.timer",
      default: {
        intervalSeconds: DEFAULT_POLLING_SOURCE_TIMER_INTERVAL,
      },
    },
  },
  hooks: {
    async activate() {
      const { data: projects } = await this.gitlab.listProjects({
        owned: true,
        max: 1,
      });
      if (projects.length > 0) {
        const lastProcessedProjectId = projects[0].id;
        this._setLastProcessedProjectId(lastProcessedProjectId);
        console.log(`Polling GitLab projects created after ID ${lastProcessedProjectId}`);
      }
    },
  },
  methods: {
    _getLastProcessedProjectId() {
      return this.db.get("lastProcessedProjectId");
    },
    _setLastProcessedProjectId(lastProcessedProjectId) {
      this.db.set("lastProcessedProjectId", lastProcessedProjectId);
    },
    generateMeta(data) {
      const {
        id,
        created_at: createdAt,
        name,
      } = data;
      return {
        id,
        summary: `New project: ${name}`,
        ts: +new Date(createdAt),
      };
    },
  },
  async run() {
    // We use the ID of the last processed project so that we
    // don't emit events for them (i.e. we only want to emit events
    // for new projects).
    let lastProcessedProjectId = this._getLastProcessedProjectId();
    const projects = await this.gitlab.getUnprocessedProjects(lastProcessedProjectId);

    if (projects.length === 0) {
      console.log("No new GitLab projects detected");
      return;
    }

    console.log(`Detected ${projects.length} new projects`);

    // We store the most recent project ID in the DB so that
    // we don't process it (and previous projects) in future runs.
    lastProcessedProjectId = projects[0].id;
    this._setLastProcessedProjectId(lastProcessedProjectId);

    // We need to sort the retrieved projects
    // in reverse order (since the Gitlab API sorts them
    // from most to least recent) and emit an event for each
    // one of them.
    projects.reverse().forEach((project) => {
      const meta = this.generateMeta(project);
      this.$emit(project, 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 $.service.db to maintain state between executions.
timer$.interface.timer

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:Assign a role to a user. Remember that your bot requires the `MANAGE_ROLES` permission. [See the docs here](https://discord.com/developers/docs/resources/guild#add-guild-member-role)
Version:0.0.7
Key:discord_bot-add-role

Discord Bot Overview

The Pipedream Discord app enables you to build event-driven workflows that interact with the Discord API. When you authorize the Pipedream app's access to your guilds, you can use Pipedream workflows to perform common Discord actions, or write your own code against the Discord API.

Action Code

import common from "../../common.mjs";

const { discord } = common.props;

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "discord_bot-add-role",
  name: "Add Role",
  description: "Assign a role to a user. Remember that your bot requires the `MANAGE_ROLES` permission. [See the docs here](https://discord.com/developers/docs/resources/guild#add-guild-member-role)",
  type: "action",
  version: "0.0.7",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    userId: {
      propDefinition: [
        discord,
        "userId",
        ({ guildId }) => ({
          guildId,
        }),
      ],
    },
    roleId: {
      propDefinition: [
        discord,
        "roleId",
        ({
          guildId, userId,
        }) => ({
          guildId,
          userId,
          isAddRole: true,
        }),
      ],
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const response = await this.discord.addGuildMemberRole({
      $,
      guildId: this.guildId,
      userId: this.userId,
      roleId: this.roleId,
    });

    if (!response) {
      return {
        id: this.roleId,
        success: true,
      };
    }

    return response;
  },
};

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
Discord BotdiscordappThis component uses the Discord Bot app.
GuildguildIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
UseruserIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
RoleroleIdstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.

Action Authentication

Discord Bot uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Discord Bot account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Discord Bot APIs in both code and no-code steps.

This app allows you to use the Discord API using your own Discord bot. If you don't want to use a custom bot, and you just need to use the Discord API, exit this screen and use the Discord app, instead.


If you want to use your own Discord bot, but haven't created one yet, see these instructions or watch this video. You'll need to add this bot to your server(s) to make successful API requests.

Once you've created your bot, you'll find the Bot token within the Bot section of your app. Enter that token below.

About Discord Bot

Use this app to interact with the Discord API using a bot in your account

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