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Primitive Slack CLI

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slack-primitive-cli can execute Slack web api methods from command line. Command line argument is correspont to web api arguments, so slack-primitive-cli is primitive.


  • Python 3.6+


$ pip install slack-primitive-cli


Sending a message

$ slackcli chat.postMessage --token xoxb-XXXXXXX --channel "#random" --text hello

$ slackcli chat.postMessage  --channel "#random" --text hello

Uploading files

$ slackcli files.upload --channels "#random" --file foo.txt

Supported web api methods.

slack-primitive-cli supports a few web api methods.


Shell Completion

slack-primitive-cli depends on click, so slack-primitive-cli can provide tab completion. Bash, Zsh, and Fish are supported

In order to activate shell completion, you need to execute the following script.

$ eval "$(_SLACKCLI_COMPLETE=source slackcli)"

See here for details.

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