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firebase-admin

Programmatically instantiate and modify Firebase instances.

firebase-admin

Programmatically instantiate and modify Firebase instances.

For automated testing, mostly.

npm install --save firebase-admin

var FirebaseAccount = require('firebase-admin');
var Firebase = require('firebase');
 
var account = new FirebaseAccount(process.env.FIREBASE_ADMIN_TOKEN);
account.createDatabase('new-instance-name')
.then(function(instance) {
  var fb = new Firebase(instance.toString());
})
.catch(function(err) {
  console.error('Oops, error creating instance:', err);
});

There's JSDoc-generated API documentation.

git clone https://github.com/casetext/firebase-admin
cd firebase-admin
npm install
npm test

Please jshint. That is all.

  • This package uses Firebase's own APIs. You can't do anything with it you can't already do in the admin tools and Forge.
  • Do not abuse the Firebase service. It's amazing and the people who work there are amazing.

Big whoop, wanna fight about it?