@actionsflow/trigger-reddit

Actionsflow trigger reddit

Usage no npm install needed!

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README

@actionsflow/trigger-reddit

This is a reddit trigger of Actionsflow. reddit trigger is triggered when new posts or comments of reddit are detected.

This is an official trigger, you don't need to install it manually.

View trigger on Github

Usage

We use Reddit RSS to implement this trigger, so you need to provide a reddit posts or comment URL to watch the reddit updates.

All hot feed:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/hot/

New Hot Post in Subreddit:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/news/

new Post in Subreddit:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/news/new/

new Post by User:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/user/alienth/

The comments on a specific reddit post:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/technology/comments/1uc9ro/wearing_a_mind_controlled_exoskeleton_a_paralyzed/

A multireddit:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/WTF+news

Multiple reddit:

on:
  reddit:
    url:
      - https://reddit.com/user/alienth/
      - https://reddit.com/r/news/
    config:
      limit: 15

Or, you can use the full RSS URL:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/news/.rss

Options

You can use General Config for Actionsflow Trigger for more customization.

Outputs

RSS Source Outputs

By default, we use rss-parser for parse RSS file, the outputs are same as rss-parser

A default RSS outputs example:

{
  "title": "Kentucky lawmaker, sponsor of 'Breonna's Law,' back on protest line after arrest",
  "link": "https://www.reddit.com/r/news/comments/j08qih/kentucky_lawmaker_sponsor_of_breonnas_law_back_on/",
  "pubDate": "2020-09-26T16:09:25.000Z",
  "author": "/u/PotaTribune",
  "content": "&#32; submitted by &#32; <a href=\"https://www.reddit.com/user/PotaTribune\"> /u/PotaTribune </a> <br/> <span><a href=\"https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/kentucky-lawmaker-sponsor-breonna-s-law-back-protest-line-after-n1241173\">[link]</a></span> &#32; <span><a href=\"https://www.reddit.com/r/news/comments/j08qih/kentucky_lawmaker_sponsor_of_breonnas_law_back_on/\">[comments]</a></span>",
  "contentSnippet": "submitted by    /u/PotaTribune  \n [link]   [comments]",
  "id": "t3_j08qih",
  "isoDate": "2020-09-26T16:09:25.000Z"
}

You can use the outputs like this:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/news/
jobs:
  print:
    name: Print
    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
    steps:
      - name: Print Outputs
        env:
          title: ${{on.reddit.outputs.title}}
          contentSnippet: ${{on.reddit.outputs.contentSnippet}}
          link: ${{on.reddit.outputs.link}}
        run: |
          echo title: $title
          echo contentSnippet: $contentSnippet
          echo link: $link

JSON Source Outputs

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  "subreddit": "todayilearned",
  "selftext": "",
  "author_fullname": "t2_h1eln",
  "saved": false,
  "mod_reason_title": null,
  "gilded": 0,
  "clicked": false,
  "title": "TIL that elephants are tremendous distance swimmers. They can swim for up to six hours and 25 miles (48km). They are so buoyant that if they tire in the water, they can just rest by floating and will not sink. They can also use their trunk as a snorkel and dive.",
  "link_flair_richtext": [],
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  "hidden": false,
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  "downs": 0,
  "thumbnail_height": 140,
  "top_awarded_type": null,
  "hide_score": false,
  "name": "t3_jowv2r",
  "quarantine": false,
  "link_flair_text_color": "dark",
  "upvote_ratio": 0.98,
  "author_flair_background_color": null,
  "subreddit_type": "public",
  "ups": 26221,
  "total_awards_received": 19,
  "media_embed": {},
  "thumbnail_width": 140,
  "author_flair_template_id": null,
  "is_original_content": false,
  "user_reports": [],
  "secure_media": null,
  "is_reddit_media_domain": false,
  "is_meta": false,
  "category": null,
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  "can_mod_post": false,
  "score": 26221,
  "approved_by": null,
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  "thumbnail": "https://a.thumbs.redditmedia.com/RU60Z6_dLKVp5tO10NIk30hr6ScY0Lb8sqZJg_HF198.jpg",
  "edited": false,
  "author_flair_css_class": null,
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  "wls": 6,
  "removed_by_category": null,
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  "domain": "wildanimalpark.org",
  "allow_live_comments": true,
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  "url_overridden_by_dest": "https://www.wildanimalpark.org/can-elephants-swim/",
  "view_count": null,
  "archived": false,
  "no_follow": false,
  "is_crosspostable": true,
  "pinned": false,
  "over_18": false,
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  },
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}

You can use the outputs like this:

on:
  reddit:
    url: https://reddit.com/r/news/
jobs:
  print:
    name: Print
    runs-on: ubuntu-latest
    steps:
      - name: Print Outputs
        env:
          title: ${{on.reddit.outputs.title}}
          link: ${{on.reddit.outputs.permalink}}
        run: |
          echo title: $title
          echo link: $link