Update 2020-11-05 --- I consider this package to be deprecated. Please install pastebin-ts for an up to date wrapper for Pastebin! Active development on the current package is halted
NodeJS module to access the Pastebin API
var PastebinAPI =pastebin = 'devkey';
- getPaste : get a raw paste
- createAPIuserKey : get a userkey for the authenticated user
- listUserPastes : get a list of the pastes from the authenticated user
- getUserInfo : get a list of info from the authenticated user
- listTrendingPastes : get a list of the trending pastes on Pastebin
- createPaste : create a paste
- createPasteFromFile : read a file (UTF8) and paste it
- deletePaste : delete a paste created by the user
var PastebinAPI =pastebin ='api_dev_key' : 'xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx''api_user_name' : 'PastebinUserName''api_user_password' : 'PastebinPassword';pastebin;
PastebinAPI() : Constructor.
var PastebinAPI = ;// Without any parameter you can only use getPaste!var pastebin = ;// Provide a developer key as string, this key can be found when logged in.// This can be found here:var pastebin = 'xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx';// Provide an object containing the api_dev_key, api_user_name and api_user_passwordpastebin ='api_dev_key' : 'xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx''api_user_name' : 'PastebinUserName''api_user_password' : 'PastebinPassword';
pastebin.getPaste(pasteID) : get a raw paste, providing the
pastebin.getPaste(pasteID, isPrivate) : get a private paste. Set
true. You will need to provide a username & password in your config!
pastebin.getUserInfo() : gets the userinfo
pastebin.listUserPastes(limit) : gets a list of pastes from the user.
limit is optional, from 1 - 100 (default: 50)
pastebin.listTrendingPastes() : gets a list of trending pastes on Pastebin
pastebin.createPaste(text, title, format, privacy, expiration) : creates a paste.
text is required, other
arguments are optional. For
expiration, have a look at lib/config.js for the allowed input.
privacy is set to 2 or 3, you will need to provide a username && password in the constructor (Pastebin requires a api_user_key)
pastebin.createPasteFromFile(filename, title, format, privacy, expiration) : tries to read the file provided in
filename (UTF-8) and paste it. Works the same as previous method.
You can also use an object as the first parameter:
.createPasteFromFile use privacy levels that are listed on the Pastebin API, with one extra added. The following levels are available:
0 = Public, anonymous 1 = Unlisted, anonymous 2 = Private, user 3 = Public, user
Keep this in mind when you want to create a paste. Level 2 and 3 are posted under your username on Pastebin (and will need a Username and Password in the constructor, see above)
pastebin.deletePaste(pasteID) : Tries to delete a paste, created by the user
pastebin-js now has synchronous support as well. The following methods are available:
.getPasteSync(id, callback) .createPasteSync(text, title, format, privacy, expiration, callback) .createPasteSync(object, callback) .createPasteFromFileSync(filename, title, format, privacy, expiration, callback) .createPasteFromFileSync(object, callback) .deletePasteSync(pasteID, callback) .listUserPastesSync(limit, callback) .listTrendingPastesSync(callback) .getUserInfoSync(callback)
The callback will be called with two parameters:
Bugs / issues
Please, if you find any bugs, or are a way better developer than I am (as in, you are thinking 'spaghetti' when looking at my code), feel free to create an issue or provide me with some pull requests! This is my first full module ever written for NodeJS.
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