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HipChat connect (v2) api helpers

dev-master 2015-11-11 16:53 UTC

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Last update: 2021-10-14 00:30:55 UTC


This toolkit will help you construct valid HipChat connect manifest files.

It provides basic validation for the most important keys, and help you avoid hours of frustrating debugging, but guiding you through a fluent and consistent interface for configuring your HipChat Connect manifest files.

If any validation errors are found, an HipChat\Exception\ValidationException will be thrown. This exception instance have a getValidationErrorCount and getValidationErrors method to help inspect the found validation errors.

Most code currently live in the HipChat\Manifest\AbstractNode and HipChat\Manifest\Capabilities classes.

The toolkit uses cakephp/validation for data validation



    "minimum-stability": "dev",
    "require": {
        "jippi/php-hipchat-connect": "dev-master"

run composer install


composer require jippi/php-hipchat-connect


require 'vendor/autoload.php';

$generator = new \HipChat\Manifest\Generator();
$generator->name = 'Example App';
$generator->description = 'An integration that does wonderful things with examples';
$generator->key = 'com.example.demo';
    ->set('name', 'Bownty')
    ->set('url', 'bownty.com');
    ->set('homepage', 'https://addon.example.com/')
    ->set('self', 'https://addon.example.com/capabilities');
        ->set('url', 'https://addon.example.com/email_sniffer')
        ->set('pattern', '[@]')
        ->set('event', 'room_message')
        ->set('authentication', 'none')
        ->set('name', 'E-mail sniffer');
        ->set('key', 'message.reminder')
        ->set('name', ['value' => 'Set reminder'])
        ->set('target', 'message.reminder.dialog')
        ->set('location', 'hipchat.message.action');
        ->set('key', 'meh')
        ->set('title', ['value' => 'Add Reminder'])
        ->set('url', 'https://addon.example.com/message/reminders')
        ->set('options', ['filter' => ['placeholder' => ['value' => 'muh']]]);
        ->set('key', 'meh')
        ->set('icon', [
            'url' => 'https://addon.example.com/small.jpg',
            'url@2x' => 'https://addon.example.com/small@2x.jpg'
        ->set('name', ['value' => 'Locked Repositories'])
        ->set('target', ['value' => 'locked.repos.sidebar'])
        ->set('queryUrl', 'https://addon.example.com/glance/example');
        ->set('allowGlobal', true)
        ->set('allowRoom', true);


echo json_encode($generator);

will output

  "name": "Example App",
  "description": "An integration that does wonderful things with examples",
  "key": "com.example.demo",
  "vendor": {
    "name": "Bownty",
    "url": "bownty.com"
  "links": {
    "homepage": "https://addon.example.com/",
    "self": "https://addon.example.com/capabilities"
  "capabilities": {
    "action": [
        "key": "message.reminder",
        "name": {
          "value": "Set reminder"
        "target": "message.reminder.dialog",
        "location": "hipchat.message.action"
    "webhook": [
        "url": "https://addon.example.com/email_sniffer",
        "pattern": "[@]",
        "event": "room_message",
        "authentication": "none",
        "name": "E-mail sniffer"
    "dialog": [
        "key": "meh",
        "title": {
          "value": "Add Reminder"
        "url": "https://addon.example.com/message/reminders",
        "options": {
          "filter": {
            "placeholder": {
              "value": "muh"
    "glance": [
        "key": "meh",
        "icon": {
          "url": "https://addon.example.com/small.jpg",
          "url@2x": "https://addon.example.com/small@2x.jpg"
        "name": {
          "value": "Locked Repositories"
        "target": {
          "value": "locked.repos.sidebar"
        "queryUrl": "https://addon.example.com/glance/example"
    "installable": {
      "allowGlobal": true,
      "allowRoom": true