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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a Google Drive trigger and GitHub 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 Files (Instant) trigger
    1. Connect your Google Drive account
    2. Select a Drive
    3. Optional- Configure Watch for changes to file properties
    4. Configure Push notification renewal schedule
    5. Optional- Select one or more Folders
  3. Configure the Create Issue action
    1. Connect your GitHub account
    2. Select a Repo
    3. Configure Title
    4. Optional- Configure Body
    5. Optional- Select one or more Labels
    6. Optional- Select a Milestone
    7. Optional- Configure Assignees
  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 any time a new file is added in your linked Google Drive
Version:0.0.15
Key:google_drive-new-files-instant

Trigger Code

import common from "../common-webhook.mjs";
import {
  GOOGLE_DRIVE_NOTIFICATION_ADD,
  GOOGLE_DRIVE_NOTIFICATION_CHANGE,
} from "../../constants.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "google_drive-new-files-instant",
  name: "New Files (Instant)",
  description: "Emit new event any time a new file is added in your linked Google Drive",
  version: "0.0.15",
  type: "source",
  dedupe: "unique",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    folders: {
      type: "string[]",
      label: "Folders",
      description:
        "(Optional) The folders you want to watch for changes. Leave blank to watch for any new file in the Drive.",
      optional: true,
      default: [],
      options({ prevContext }) {
        const { nextPageToken } = prevContext;
        const baseOpts = {
          q: "mimeType = 'application/vnd.google-apps.folder'",
        };
        const opts = this.isMyDrive()
          ? baseOpts
          : {
            ...baseOpts,
            corpora: "drive",
            driveId: this.getDriveId(),
            includeItemsFromAllDrives: true,
            supportsAllDrives: true,
          };
        return this.googleDrive.listFilesOptions(nextPageToken, opts);
      },
    },
  },
  hooks: {
    ...common.hooks,
    async activate() {
      await common.hooks.activate.bind(this)();
      this._setLastFileCreatedTime(Date.now());
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    _getLastFileCreatedTime() {
      return this.db.get("lastFileCreatedTime");
    },
    _setLastFileCreatedTime(lastFileCreatedTime) {
      this.db.set("lastFileCreatedTime", lastFileCreatedTime);
    },
    shouldProcess(file) {
      const watchedFolders = new Set(this.folders);
      return (
        watchedFolders.size == 0 ||
        (file.parents && file.parents.some((p) => watchedFolders.has(p)))
      );
    },
    getUpdateTypes() {
      return [
        GOOGLE_DRIVE_NOTIFICATION_ADD,
        GOOGLE_DRIVE_NOTIFICATION_CHANGE,
      ];
    },
    async processChanges(changedFiles) {
      const lastFileCreatedTime = this._getLastFileCreatedTime();
      let maxCreatedTime = lastFileCreatedTime;

      for (const file of changedFiles) {
        const fileInfo = await this.googleDrive.getFile(file.id);
        const createdTime = Date.parse(fileInfo.createdTime);
        if (
          !this.shouldProcess(fileInfo) ||
          createdTime < lastFileCreatedTime
        ) {
          continue;
        }

        this.$emit(fileInfo, {
          summary: `New File: ${fileInfo.name}`,
          id: file.id,
          ts: createdTime,
        });

        maxCreatedTime = Math.max(createdTime, maxCreatedTime);
        this._setLastFileCreatedTime(maxCreatedTime);
      }
    },
  },
};

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
Google DrivegoogleDriveappThis component uses the Google Drive 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.
DrivedrivestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Watch for changes to file propertieswatchForPropertiesChangesboolean

Watch for changes to file properties
in addition to changes to content. Defaults to false, watching for only changes to content.

Push notification renewal scheduletimer$.interface.timer

The Google Drive API requires occasional renewal of push notification subscriptions. This runs in the background, so you should not need to modify this schedule.

Foldersfoldersstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.

Trigger 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

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Action

Description:Create a new issue in a Gihub repo.
Version:0.0.14
Key:github-create-issue

Action Code

const github = require("../../github.app.js");
const { Octokit } = require("@octokit/rest");

module.exports = {
  key: "github-create-issue",
  name: "Create Issue",
  description: "Create a new issue in a Gihub repo.",
  version: "0.0.14",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    github,
    repoFullName: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "repoFullName",
      ],
    },
    title: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "issueTitle",
      ],
    },
    body: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "issueBody",
      ],
    },
    labels: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "labelNames",
        (c) => ({
          repoFullName: c.repoFullName,
        }),
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    milestone: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "milestone",
        (c) => ({
          repoFullName: c.repoFullName,
        }),
      ],
      optional: true,
    },
    assignees: {
      propDefinition: [
        github,
        "issueAssignees",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run() {
    const octokit = new Octokit({
      auth: this.github.$auth.oauth_access_token,
    });

    return (await octokit.issues.create({
      owner: this.repoFullName.split("/")[0],
      repo: this.repoFullName.split("/")[1],
      title: this.title,
      body: this.body,
      labels: this.labels,
      assignees: this.assignees,
      milestone: this.milestone,
    })).data;
  },
};

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
GitHubgithubappThis component uses the GitHub app.
ReporepoFullNamestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Titletitlestring

The title of the issue.

Bodybodystring

Optionally add details describing the issue (this field supports Github markdown).

Labelslabelsstring[]Select a value from the drop down menu.
MilestonemilestonestringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
Assigneesassigneesstring[]

Optionally enter Github usernames to assign to this issue. Add one username per row or pass an array of usernames in {{...}} as a custom expression. NOTE: Only users with push access can set assignees for new issues. Assignees are silently dropped otherwise.

Action Authentication

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

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

repoadmin:orgadmin:public_keyadmin:org_hookgistnotificationsuserwrite:discussionwrite:packagesread:packages

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