twitter directmessage source Twitter Direct Message Source

Provided by: "Apache Software Foundation"

Support Level for this Kamelet is: "Stable"

Allows to get all direct messages for your Twitter account.

It requires tokens that can be obtained by creating an application in the Twitter developer portal: https://developer.twitter.com/.

Configuration Options

The following table summarizes the configuration options available for the twitter-directmessage-source Kamelet:

Property Name Description Type Default Example

accessToken

Access Token

Required The Access Token from the Twitter application in the developer portal.

string

accessTokenSecret

Access Token Secret

Required The Access Token Secret from the Twitter application in the developer portal.

string

apiKey

API Key

Required The API Key from the Twitter application in the developer portal.

string

apiKeySecret

API Key Secret

Required The API Key Secret from the Twitter application in the developer portal.

string

user

User

Required The user we want to read the direct messages.

string

ApacheCamel

Dependencies

At runtime, the twitter-directmessage-source Kamelet relies upon the presence of the following dependencies:

  • camel:jackson

  • camel:twitter

  • camel:kamelet

Camel JBang usage

Prerequisites

  • You’ve installed JBang.

  • You have executed the following command:

jbang app install camel@apache/camel

Supposing you have a file named route.yaml with this content:

- route:
    from:
      uri: "kamelet:timer-source"
      parameters:
        period: 10000
        message: 'test'
      steps:
        - to:
            uri: "kamelet:log-sink"

You can now run it directly through the following command

camel run route.yaml

Camel K Environment Usage

This section describes how you can use the twitter-directmessage-source.

Knative source

You can use the twitter-directmessage-source Kamelet as a Knative source by binding it to a Knative object.

twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml
apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1
kind: Pipe
metadata:
  name: twitter-directmessage-source-pipe
spec:
  source:
    ref:
      kind: Kamelet
      apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1
      name: twitter-directmessage-source
    properties:
      accessToken: The Access Token
      accessTokenSecret: The Access Token Secret
      apiKey: The API Key
      apiKeySecret: The API Key Secret
      user: ApacheCamel
  sink:
    ref:
      kind: Channel
      apiVersion: messaging.knative.dev/v1
      name: mychannel

Prerequisite

You have Camel K installed on the cluster.

Procedure for using the cluster CLI

  1. Save the twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml file to your local drive, and then edit it as needed for your configuration.

  2. Run the source by using the following command:

    kubectl apply -f twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml

Procedure for using the Kamel CLI

Configure and run the source by using the following command:

kamel bind twitter-directmessage-source -p "source.accessToken=The Access Token" -p "source.accessTokenSecret=The Access Token Secret" -p "source.apiKey=The API Key" -p "source.apiKeySecret=The API Key Secret" -p "source.user=ApacheCamel" channel:mychannel

This command creates the Kamelet Pipe in the current namespace on the cluster.

Kafka source

You can use the twitter-directmessage-source Kamelet as a Kafka source by binding it to a Kafka topic.

twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml
apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1
kind: Pipe
metadata:
  name: twitter-directmessage-source-pipe
spec:
  source:
    ref:
      kind: Kamelet
      apiVersion: camel.apache.org/v1
      name: twitter-directmessage-source
    properties:
      accessToken: The Access Token
      accessTokenSecret: The Access Token Secret
      apiKey: The API Key
      apiKeySecret: The API Key Secret
      user: ApacheCamel
  sink:
    ref:
      kind: KafkaTopic
      apiVersion: kafka.strimzi.io/v1beta1
      name: my-topic

Prerequisites

  • You’ve installed Strimzi.

  • You’ve created a topic named my-topic in the current namespace.

  • You have Camel K installed on the cluster.

Procedure for using the cluster CLI

  1. Save the twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml file to your local drive, and then edit it as needed for your configuration.

  2. Run the source by using the following command:

    kubectl apply -f twitter-directmessage-source-pipe.yaml

Procedure for using the Kamel CLI

Configure and run the source by using the following command:

kamel bind twitter-directmessage-source -p "source.accessToken=The Access Token" -p "source.accessTokenSecret=The Access Token Secret" -p "source.apiKey=The API Key" -p "source.apiKeySecret=The API Key Secret" -p "source.user=ApacheCamel" kafka.strimzi.io/v1beta1:KafkaTopic:my-topic

This command creates the Kamelet Pipe in the current namespace on the cluster.