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Client Plugin API


We created a set of utilities to make it easier to create and add functionality to plugins. Feel free to check all the utilities here: talk/plugin-api.

Actions

Admin

  • viewUserDetail

Auth

  • setAuthToken
  • handleSuccessfulLogin
  • logout

Notification

  • notify

Stream

  • setSort
  • showSignInDialog

Import

import {notify} 'plugin-api/beta/actions';

Usage

// Trigger a notification
notify('success', t('suspenduser.notify_suspend_until', username, timeago(until))

// mapDispatchToProps
const mapDispatchToProps = dispatch => ({
  ...bindActionCreators(
    {
      notify,
    },
    dispatch
  ),
});

Components

  • Slot You probably won’t need to use the <Slot/> component in your plugin. But there’s a chance you might want to add a Slot so another plugin gets injected in your plugin.

Props

  • fill : Name of the slot
  • defaultComponent : The default component if no plugin component is provided to the Slot
  • size : - How many components this Slot should show - Slot size or an Array of slot size
  • passthrough: - The properties that you want to pass to the Slot, therefore to the plugins.
  • className : - Slot’s class name

Import

import {Slot} 'plugin-api/beta/components';

Usage

const slotPassthrough = {
  clearHeightCache,
  root,
  asset,
  comment,
};

<Slot
  fill="adminCommentContent"
  className={className}
  defaultComponent={CommentFormatter}
  size={1}
  passthrough={slotPassthrough}
/>
  • IfSlotIsEmpty

Import

import {IfSlotIsEmpty} 'plugin-api/beta/components';

Usage

<IfSlotIsEmpty
  slot="adminCommentContent"
  passthrough={slotPassthrough}
/>
  • IfSlotIsNotEmpty

Import

import {IfSlotIsNotEmpty} 'plugin-api/beta/components';

Usage

<IfSlotIsNotEmpty
  slot="adminCommentContent"
  passthrough={slotPassthrough}
/>
  • ClickOutside This utility handle click events outside the component.

Props

  • onClickOutside : Takes handler function

Import

import { ClickOutside } from 'plugin-api/beta/client/components';

Usage

<ClickOutside onClickOutside={this.handleClickOutside}>
    // Your component
</ClickOutside>
  • CommentAuthorName
  • CommentTimestamp
  • CommentDetail
  • CommentContent
  • ConfigureCard
  • StreamConfiguration
  • Recaptcha

HOCS - Higher Order Components

withGraphQLExtension

This HOC allows components to register GraphQLExtensions for the framework. IMPORTANT: The extensions are only picked up when the component is used in a slot.

Import

import { withGraphQLExtension } from 'plugin-api/beta/hoc';

Usage

withGraphQLExtension({
  mutations: {
    UpdateNotificationSettings: () => ({
      update: proxy => {...}
    })
  },
  fragments: {...},
  query: {...},
})(MyComponent);

And then update your my-plugin/client/index.js

export default {
  mySlot: [MyComponent],
}
  • withReaction Provides you utilities to create components that interact with Reactions.

Check this tutorial to know more about the usage of withReaction Creating a Basic Pride Reaction Plugin | Talk Documentation

Import

import { withReaction } from 'plugin-api/beta/hoc';

Usage

export default withReaction('pride')(PrideButton);
  • withTags Provides you utilities to create components that interact with Tags.

Import

import { withTags } from 'plugin-api/beta/hoc';

Usage

export default withTags('featured')(FeaturedButton);
  • withSortOption
  • withEmit
  • excludeIf
  • withFragments
  • withMutation
  • withForgotPassword
  • withSignIn
  • withSignUp
  • withResendEmailConfirmation
  • withSetUsername
  • withEnumValues
  • withVariables
  • withFetchMore
  • withSubscribeToMore
  • withRefetch
  • withIgnoreUser
  • withBanUser
  • withUnbanUser
  • withStopIgnoringUser
  • withSetCommentStatus
  • compose

Services

  • t To manage translations.

Import

import { t } from 'coral-framework/services/perms';

Import

import { timeago } from 'coral-framework/services/perms';
  • can A permissions utility.

Import

import { can } from 'coral-framework/services/perms';

Usage

{can(currentUser, 'UPDATE_CONFIG') && (
  <Link
    className={cn('talk-admin-nav-configure', styles.navLink)}
    to="/admin/configure"
    activeClassName={styles.active}
  >
    {t('configure.configure')}
  </Link>
)}

Coral UI

Coral UI is a set of components to help you build your UI. This powers our core.

Import

import {Button} from 'plugin-api/beta/client/components/ui';

Components

  • Alert
  • Dialog
  • CoralLogo
  • FabButton
  • TabBar
  • Tab
  • TabCount
  • TabContent
  • TabPane
  • Button
  • Spinner
  • Tooltip
  • PopupMenu
  • Checkbox
  • Icon
  • List
  • Item
  • Card
  • TextField
  • Success
  • Paginate
  • Wizard
  • WizardNav
  • SnackBar
  • TextArea
  • Drawer
  • Label
  • FlagLabel
  • Dropdown
  • Option
  • BareButton