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Command line tool for managing GitHub project issues.

Project description

# Gissue

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🐙 Github issue manager in the command line

## Installing

##### clone the repository
$ git clone

##### install dependencies
$ pip install -r requirements.txt

##### link to /usr/local/bin
$ ln -s $PWD/gissue/ /usr/local/bin/gissue

## Using Gissue

### Authenticating With Github.
Before you can use gissue you need to authenticate with GitHub. Gissue uses Githubs personal access tokens to authenticate and it is super simple to get a token. Simply run:

$ gissue --generate-token

You will then be prompted for your Github username & password.

If your account is secured with oauth this will not work. You will need to go to Github and generate a token in your user settings. Once you have your token run:

$ gissue --update-token <your token from github here>

You should now be authenticated with the Github servers.

### Getting Issues.

#### Inside a directory with a .git folder
When running gissue inside a directory with a ```.git``` directory it will retrieve all issues on the project you are inside.
$ gissue

(2)🐛 bug - Error when not conected to internet

(1)💉 enhancement - Feature to add issue from cli

#### Inside a directory without a .git folder
When running gissue in a directory that does not contain a ```.git``` directory it will retrieve all issues assigned to ***you*** on Github.

### Adding issues
Creating an issue is easy

$ gissue add
title your issue
> my new issue

- gissue will now open your editor defined in the users env variables or default to nano.

- Here you can write the body of your issue. Lines starting with # are ignored. Or leave it blank.

- Save and quit from the editor and your new issue will be posted to github.

my new issue has been created

### Adding issues with labels
You can add issues with one or more labels with the optional ```--label``` argument.
$ gissue add --label bug
You can specify one or more labels from the following labels
[bug, duplicate, enhancement, good first issue, help wanted, invalid, question, hotfix]

### Show the issues in the git repostitory
You can retrieve and print out all the issues in the current repo
$ gissue show

#### Additional Show arguments
There are optional arguments which can be written after the ```show``` command

$ gissue show --number [number]
Retrieves and gets the issue with number/id 1 in the repostitory.

$ gissue show --state [open, closed, all]

Displays issues with the defined state.

## Todo:
- [ ] Add testing suite
- [ ] Add labels to new issue
- [ ] Add comment to existing label
- [ ] Close an issue
- [ ] Open an issue to github website

## Contributors:
- [Erik Lange](

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