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Create Gtihub labels from Bash
#!/usr/bin/env bash
# Colours picked from https://robinpowered.com/blog/best-practice-system-for-organizing-and-tagging-github-issues/
###
# Label definitions
###
declare -A LABELS
# Platform
LABELS["ruby"]="BFD4F2"
LABELS["rails"]="BFD4F2"
# Problems
LABELS["bug"]="EE3F46"
LABELS["security"]="EE3F46"
LABELS["production"]="F45D43"
# Mindless
LABELS["chore"]="FEF2C0"
LABELS["legal"]="FFF2C1"
# Experience
LABELS["copy"]="FFC274"
LABELS["design"]="FFC274"
LABELS["ux"]="FFC274"
# Environment
LABELS["staging"]="FAD8C7"
LABELS["test"]="FAD8C7"
# Feedback
LABELS["discussion"]="CC317C"
LABELS["rfc"]="CC317C"
LABELS["question"]="CC317C"
# Improvements
LABELS["enhancement"]="5EBEFF"
LABELS["optimizaiton"]="5EBEFF"
# Additions
LABELS["feature"]="91CA55"
# Pending
LABELS["in progress"]="FBCA04"
LABELS["watchlist"]="FBCA04"
# Inactive
LABELS["invalid"]="D2DAE1"
LABELS["wontfix"]="D2DAE1"
LABELS["duplicate"]="D2DAE1"
LABELS["on hold"]="D2DAE1"
###
# Get a token from Github
###
if [ ! -f ".token" ]; then
read -p "Please enter your Github username: " user
read -p "Please enter your 6 digit two-factor-authentication code: " otp_code
curl -u "$user" -H "X-Github-OTP: $otp_code" -d '{"scopes":["repo", "public_repo"], "note":"Creating Labels"}' "https://api.github.com/authorizations" | jq -r '.token' > .token
fi
TOKEN=$(cat .token)
read -p "Who owns the repo you want labels on?: " owner
read -p "What repo do you want labels on?: " repo
for K in "${!LABELS[@]}"; do
CURL_OUTPUT=$(curl -s -H "Authorization: token $TOKEN" -X POST "https://api.github.com/repos/$owner/$repo/labels" -d "{\"name\":\"$K\", \"color\":\"${LABELS[$K]}\"}")
HAS_ERROR=$(echo "$CURL_OUTPUT" | jq -r '.errors')
if [ ! -z "$HAS_ERROR" ]; then
ERROR=$(echo "$CURL_OUTPUT" | jq -r '.errors[0].code')
if [ "$ERROR" == "already_exists" ]; then
# We update
echo "'$K' already exists. Updating..."
CURL_OUTPUT=$(curl -s -H "Authorization: token $TOKEN" -X PATCH "https://api.github.com/repos/$owner/$repo/labels/${K/ /%20}" -d "{\"name\":\"$K\", \"color\":\"${LABELS[$K]}\"}")
else
echo "Unknown error: $ERROR"
echo "Output from curl: "
echo "$CURL_OUTPUT"
echo "Exiting..."
exit;
fi
else
echo "Created '$K'."
fi
done
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