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Slack API client

Project description

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About

Slackest is a full-featured Python interface for the Slack API.

Examples

from slackest import Slackest

slack = Slackest('<your-slack-api-token-goes-here>')

# Send a message to #general channel
slack.chat.post_message('#general', 'Hello fellow slackers!')

# Get users list
response = slack.users.list()
users = response.body['members']

# Upload a file
slack.files.upload('hello.txt')

# If you need to proxy the requests
proxy_endpoint = 'http://myproxy:3128'
slack = Slackest('<your-slack-api-token-goes-here>',
                http_proxy=proxy_endpoint,
                https_proxy=proxy_endpoint)

# Advanced: Use `request.Session` for connection pooling (reuse)
from requests.sessions import Session
with Session() as session:
    slack = Slackest(token, session=session)
    slack.chat.post_message('#general', 'All these requests')
    slack.chat.post_message('#general', 'go through')
    slack.chat.post_message('#general', 'a single https connection')

Installation

$ pip install slackest

CICD

This project uses AWS CodeBuild to build. CodeBuild uses a YAML-based file called builspec.yml that runs the appropriate commands.

A wheel and a source distribution is provided according to the buildspec.

Building Locally

For local build testing, use the local CodeBuild image. See this AWS blog post for more details.

$ git clone https://github.com/aws/aws-codebuild-docker-images.git
$ cd aws-codebuild-docker-images/ubuntu/python/3.7.1
$ docker build -t aws/codebuild/python:3.7.1 .
$ docker pull amazon/aws-codebuild-local:latest --disable-content-trust=false
$ wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/aws/aws-codebuild-docker-images/master/local_builds/codebuild_build.sh && chmod +x codebuild_build.sh
$ ./codebuild_build.sh -i aws/codebuild/python:3.7.1 -a /tmp/codebuild/

TODO

  • Test completion, full coverage

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