R/post-list.R

Defines functions my_list_params post_list_destroy_all post_list_create_all post_list_destroy post_list_add_one post_list_create post_list

Documented in post_list

#' Manage Twitter lists
#'
#' Create, add users, and destroy Twitter lists
#'
#' @inheritParams lookup_users
#' @param users Character vectors of users to be added to list.
#' @param name Name of new list to create.
#' @param description Optional, description of list (single character string).
#' @param private Logical indicating whether created list should be private.
#'   Defaults to false, meaning the list would be public. Not applicable if list
#'   already exists.
#' @param destroy Logical indicating whether to delete a list. Either `list_id` or
#'   `slug` must be provided if `destroy = TRUE`.
#' @param list_id Optional, numeric ID of list.
#' @param slug Optional, list slug.
#' @return Response object from HTTP request.
#' @examples
#' \dontrun{
#'
#' ## R related Twitter accounts
#' users <- c("_R_Foundation", "R_dev_news", "rweekly_live", "RConsortium", "rstats4ds",
#'   "icymi_r", "rstatstweet", "RLadiesGlobal")
#'
#' ## create r-accounts list with 8 total users
#' (r_lst <- post_list(users,
#'   "r-accounts", description = "R related accounts"))
#'
#' ## view list in browser at https://twitter.com/<user_name>/lists/r-accounts
#'
#' ## search for more rstats users
#' r_users <- search_users("rstats", n = 200)
#'
#' ## filter and select more users to add to list
#' more_users <- r_users$screen_name[r_users$verified]
#'
#' ## add more users to list- note: can only add up to 100 at a time
#' post_list(users = more_users, slug = "r-accounts")
#'
#' ## view updated list in browser (should be around 100 users)
#' ## view list in browser at https://twitter.com/<user_name>/lists/r-accounts
#'
#' drop_users <- "icymi_r"
#'
#' ## drop these users from the R list
#' post_list(users = drop_users, slug = "r-accounts",
#'   destroy = TRUE)
#'
#' ## view updated list in browser (should be around 100 users)
#' ## view list in browser at https://twitter.com/<user_name>/lists/r-accounts
#'
#' ## delete list entirely
#' post_list(slug = "r-accounts", destroy = TRUE)
#'
#' }
#' @export
#' @references
#' Create: <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-create>
#' Destroy: <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-destroy>
#' Add users: <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-members-create>,
#' <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-members-create_all>
#' Remove users: <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-members-destroy>,
#' <https://developer.twitter.com/en/docs/twitter-api/v1/accounts-and-users/create-manage-lists/api-reference/post-lists-members-destroy_all>
post_list <- function(users = NULL,
                      name = NULL,
                      description = NULL,
                      private = FALSE,
                      destroy = FALSE,
                      list_id = NULL,
                      slug = NULL,
                      token = NULL) {
  ## destroy list
  if (destroy && is.null(users)) {
    return(post_list_destroy(list_id, slug, token))
  }

  ## drop users from list
  if (destroy) {
    return(post_list_destroy_all(users, list_id, slug, token))
  }

  ## create list
  if (is.null(list_id) && is.null(slug)) {
    r <- post_list_create(name, description, private, token)
    tl <- from_js(r)
    list_id <- tl$id_str
  }

  ## add users to list one at a time
  #post_list_create_all(users, list_id, slug, token)
  r <- list()
  for (i in seq_along(users)) {
    r[[length(r) + 1]] <- post_list_add_one(users[i], list_id = list_id, slug = slug, token = token)
  }

  invisible(r)
}

post_list_create <- function(name,
                             description = NULL,
                             private = FALSE,
                             token = NULL) {

  stopifnot(is.atomic(name), length(name) == 1, is.logical(private))

  if (private) {
    mode <- "private"
  } else {
    mode <- "public"
  }

  params <- list(
    name = name,
    mode = mode,
    description = description
  )
  TWIT_post(token, "/1.1/lists/create", params)
}



post_list_add_one <- function(user,
                              list_id = NULL,
                              slug = NULL,
                              token = NULL) {

  ## check and reformat users
  stopifnot(is.character(user))
  if (length(user) > 1) {
    warning("Can only add 1 users at a time via this method. Adding user[]...",
      call. = FALSE)
    user <- user[1]
  }

  params <- my_list_params(token,
    users = user,
    list_id = list_id,
    slug = slug
  )
  TWIT_post(token, "/1.1/lists/members/create", params)
}


post_list_destroy <- function(list_id = NULL,
                              slug = NULL,
                              token = NULL) {

  params <- my_list_params(token,
    list_id = list_id,
    slug = slug
  )
  TWIT_post(token, "/1.1/lists/destroy", params)
}

post_list_create_all <- function(users,
                                 list_id = NULL,
                                 slug = NULL,
                                 token = NULL) {
  stopifnot(is.character(users))
  if (length(users) > 100) {
    warning("Can only add 100 users at a time. Adding users[1:100]...",
      call. = FALSE)
    users <- users[1:100]
  }

  params <- my_list_params(token,
    users = users,
    list_id = list_id,
    slug = slug
  )
  TWIT_post(token, "/1.1/lists/members/create_all", params)
}

post_list_destroy_all <- function(users,
                                  list_id = NULL,
                                  slug = NULL,
                                  token = NULL) {

  stopifnot(is.character(users))
  if (length(users) > 100) {
    warning("Can only drop 100 users at a time. Dropping users[1:100]...",
      call. = FALSE)
    users <- users[1:100]
  }

  params <- my_list_params(token,
    users = users,
    list_id = list_id,
    slug = slug
  )
  TWIT_post(token, "/1.1/lists/members/destroy_all", params = params)
}

my_list_params <- function(token, slug = NULL, list_id = NULL, ..., users = NULL) {
  params <- list(...)

  if (!is.null(list_id) && is.null(slug)) {
    stopifnot(is.atomic(list_id), length(list_id) == 1)

    params$list_id <- list_id
  } else if (is.null(slug) && !is.null(list_id)) {
    stopifnot(is.atomic(slug), length(slug) == 1)

    params$slug <- slug
    params$owner_screen_name = api_screen_name(token)
  } else {
    abort("Must supply exactly one of `list_id` or `slug` to identify a list")
  }

  if (!is.null(users)) {
    params[[user_type(users, "users")]] <- paste0(users, collapse = ",")
  }
  params
}

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