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PHP script to export contributors list using the GitHub API
<?php
/* Generate the "Contributors" list for README.md automatically utilizing the GitHub API */
$url = 'https://api.github.com/repos/rss-bridge/rss-bridge/contributors';
$contributors = array();
$next = true;
while($next) { /* Collect all contributors */
$c = curl_init();
curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, array(
'Accept: application/json',
'Content-Type: application/json',
'User-Agent: RSS-Bridge'
));
curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_URL, $url);
curl_setopt($c, CURLOPT_HEADER, true);
$data = curl_exec($c);
$headerSize = curl_getinfo($c, CURLINFO_HEADER_SIZE);
$header = substr($data, 0, $headerSize);
$headers = parseResponseHeader($header);
curl_close($c);
foreach(json_decode(substr($data, $headerSize)) as $contributor)
$contributors[] = $contributor;
// Extract links to "next", "last", etc...
$links = explode(',', $headers[0]['Link']);
$next = false;
// Check if there is a link with 'rel="next"'
foreach($links as $link) {
list($url, $type) = explode(';', $link, 2);
if(trim($type) === 'rel="next"'){
$url = trim(preg_replace('/([<>])/', '', $url));
$next = true;
break;
}
}
}
/* Example JSON data: https://api.github.com/repos/rss-bridge/rss-bridge/contributors */
// We want contributors sorted by name
usort($contributors, function($a, $b){
return strcasecmp($a->login, $b->login);
});
// Export as Markdown list
foreach($contributors as $contributor) {
echo " * [{$contributor->login}]({$contributor->html_url})\n";
}
/**
* Parses the provided response header into an associative array
*
* Based on https://stackoverflow.com/a/18682872
*/
function parseResponseHeader($header) {
$headers = array();
$requests = explode("\r\n\r\n", trim($header));
foreach ($requests as $request) {
$header = array();
foreach (explode("\r\n", $request) as $i => $line) {
if($i === 0) {
$header['http_code'] = $line;
} else {
list ($key, $value) = explode(': ', $line);
$header[$key] = $value;
}
}
$headers[] = $header;
}
return $headers;
}
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@em92 em92 commented Dec 12, 2018

In We want contributors sorted by name callback I suggest to use case insensitive strcasecmp

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@LogMANOriginal LogMANOriginal commented Mar 17, 2019

Thanks, I've updated the script accordingly 👍

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