The github package

[Tags:bsd3, library, test]

The GitHub API provides programmatic access to the full GitHub Web site, from Issues to Gists to repos down to the underlying git data like references and trees. This library wraps all of that, exposing a basic but Haskell-friendly set of functions and data structures.

For supported endpoints see GitHub module.

 import qualified GitHub as GH

 main :: IO ()
 main = do
     possibleUser <- GH.executeRequest' $ GH.userInfoR "phadej"
     print possibleUser

For more of an overview please see the README: https://github.com/phadej/github/blob/master/README.md


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Versions 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2, 0.2.0, 0.2.1, 0.3.0, 0.4.0, 0.4.1, 0.5.0, 0.6.0, 0.7.0, 0.7.1, 0.7.2, 0.7.3, 0.7.4, 0.8, 0.9, 0.10.0, 0.11.0, 0.11.1, 0.12, 0.13, 0.13.1, 0.13.2, 0.14.0, 0.14.1
Change log CHANGELOG.md
Dependencies aeson (>=0.7.0.6 && <0.12), aeson-compat (>=0.3.0.0 && <0.4), aeson-extra (>=0.2.0.0 && <0.3), attoparsec (>=0.11.3.4 && <0.14), base (>=4.7 && <4.9), base-compat (>=0.6.0 && <0.10), base16-bytestring (>=0.1.1.6 && <0.2), binary (>=0.7.1.0 && <0.9), binary-orphans (>=0.1.0.0 && <0.2), byteable (>=0.1.1 && <0.2), bytestring (>=0.10.4.0 && <0.11), containers (>=0.5.5.1 && <0.6), cryptohash (==0.11.*), deepseq (>=1.3.0.2 && <1.5), deepseq-generics (>=0.1.1.2 && <0.3), exceptions (>=0.8.0.2 && <0.9), hashable (>=1.2.3.3 && <1.3), http-client (>=0.4.8.1 && <0.5), http-client-tls (>=0.2.2 && <0.3), http-link-header (>=1.0.1 && <1.1), http-types (>=0.8.6 && <0.10), iso8601-time (>=0.1.4 && <0.2), mtl (>=2.1.3.1 && <2.3), network-uri (>=2.6.0.3 && <2.7), semigroups (>=0.16.2.2 && <0.19), text (>=1.2.0.6 && <1.3), time (>=1.4 && <1.7), transformers (>=0.3.0.0 && <0.6), transformers-compat (>=0.4.0.3 && <0.6), unordered-containers (==0.2.*), vector (>=0.10.12.3 && <0.12), vector-instances (>=3.3.0.1 && <3.4) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Copyright 2012-2013 Mike Burns, Copyright 2013-2015 John Wiegley, Copyright 2016 Oleg Grenrus
Author Mike Burns, John Wiegley, Oleg Grenrus
Maintainer Oleg Grenrus <oleg.grenrus@iki.fi>
Stability Unknown
Category Network
Home page https://github.com/phadej/github
Source repository head: git clone git://github.com/phadej/github.git
Uploaded Tue Feb 2 12:09:17 UTC 2016 by phadej
Updated Tue Feb 9 16:36:21 UTC 2016 by phadej to revision 1
Distributions Debian:0.13.2, LTSHaskell:0.14.1, NixOS:0.14.1, Tumbleweed:0.14.1
Downloads 6177 total (53 in the last 30 days)
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Modules

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Flags

NameDescriptionDefaultType
aeson-compatWhether to use aeson-compat or aeson-extraEnabledAutomatic

Use -f <flag> to enable a flag, or -f -<flag> to disable that flag. More info

Downloads

Maintainer's Corner

For package maintainers and hackage trustees

Readme for github

Readme for github-0.14.1

Github

Build Status Hackage Stackage LTS 5 Stackage Nightly

The Github API v3 for Haskell.

Some functions are missing; these are functions where the Github API did not work as expected. The full Github API is in beta and constantly improving.

Installation

In your project's cabal file:

-- Packages needed in order to build this package.
Build-depends:       github

Or from the command line:

cabal install github

Example Usage

See the samples in the samples/ directory.

Documentation

For details see the reference documentation on Hackage.

Each module lines up with the hierarchy of documentation from the Github API.

Request functions (ending with R) construct a data type with can be executed in IO by executeRequest functions. They are all listed in the root GitHub module.

IO functions produce an IO (Either Error a), where a is the actual thing you want. You must call the function using IO goodness, then dispatch on the possible error message. Here's an example from the samples:

Many function have samples under samples/ directory.

import qualified GitHub.Endpoints.Users.Followers as Github

main = do
    possibleUsers <- GitHub.usersFollowing "mike-burns"
    T.putStrLn $ either (("Error: " <>) . T.pack . show)
                        (foldMap (formatUser . (<> "\n")))
                        possibleUsers

formatUser = GitHub.untagName . GitHub.githubOwnerLogin

Test setup

To run integration part of tests, you'll need github access token Token is needed, because unauthorised access is highly limited. It's enough to add only basic read access for public information.

With travis encrypt --org --repo yournick/github "GITHUB_TOKEN=yourtoken" command you get a secret, you can use in your travis setup to run the test-suite there.

Contributions

Please see CONTRIBUTING.md for details on how you can help.

Copyright

Copyright 2011-2012 Mike Burns. Copyright 2013-2015 John Wiegley. Copyright 2016 Oleg Grenrus.

Available under the BSD 3-clause license.