Tom Molesworth

NAME

Net::Async::Slack - support for the https://slack.com APIs with IO::Async

SYNOPSIS

 use IO::Async::Loop;
 use Net::Async::Slack;
 my $loop = IO::Async::Loop->new;
 $loop->add(
  my $gh = Net::Async::Slack->new(
   token => '...',
  )
 );

DESCRIPTION

This is a basic wrapper for Slack's API. It's an early version, the module API is likely to change somewhat over time.

See the examples/ directory for usage.

METHODS

rtm

Establishes a connection to the Slack RTM websocket API, and resolves to a Net::Async::Slack::RTM instance.

send_message

Send a message to a user or channel.

Supports the following named parameters:

and the following named boolean parameters:

  • link_names - convert @user and #channel to links

  • unfurl_links - show preview for URLs

  • unfurl_media - show preview for things that look like media links

  • as_user - send as user

  • reply_broadcast - send to all users when replying to a thread

Returns a Future, although the content of the response is subject to change.

METHODS - Internal

endpoints

Returns the hashref of API endpoints, loading them on first call from the share/endpoints.json file.

endpoint

Processes the given endpoint as a template, using the named parameters passed to the method.

oauth_request

token

API token.

http

Returns the HTTP instance used for communicating with the API.

Currently autocreates a Net::Async::HTTP instance.

http_get

Issues an HTTP GET request.

http_post

Issues an HTTP POST request.

SEE ALSO

INHERITED METHODS

IO::Async::Notifier

add_child, adopt_future, can_event, children, configure_unknown, debug_printf, get_loop, invoke_error, invoke_event, loop, make_event_cb, maybe_invoke_event, maybe_make_event_cb, new, notifier_name, parent, remove_child, remove_from_parent

AUTHOR

Tom Molesworth <TEAM@cpan.org>

LICENSE

Copyright Tom Molesworth 2016-2017. Licensed under the same terms as Perl itself.