Dropbox help 3 (OAuth app authorization flow?)
MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Mon Jan 29 15:11:16 EST 2018
What is failing on mobile or other machines? Are you getting an error?
That reminds me, I have a more recent version of the LC dropbox library
that does more complete error reporting. If I remember correctly Monte is
going to integrate this version in an upcoming LC but I don't remember when
or if it's in 9 DP11
Attach this as a substack. The error reporting will be more descriptive:
On Mon, Jan 29, 2018 at 2:39 PM, Klaus major-k via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> Hi Mike,
> > Am 29.01.2018 um 19:55 schrieb Mike Kerner via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>:
> > What specifically would you like to know, Klaus?
> > use dropboxUpload to do an upload.
> yes, sure, that works on my machine, but not on other user computers and/or
> mobile devices!
> Therefore my question for the "OAuth app authorization flow" of Dropbox
> and how to implement this in Livecode.
> > Check out Gerard's Dropbox API v2 stack for a stack you can use to play
> > you can understand what's going on.
> > I don't think he has his own repo, so you can download it from mine:
> > https://github.com/macMikey/dropboxapi_v2
> > The api is slightly different than LC's library, because when Monte wrote
> > LC's he made changes to Gerard's code to support things like asynchronous
> > calls, but they map 1:1.
> > Don't forget that unlike in the phx library, you have to add a slash on
> > front of all your paths in both Gerard's and LC's libraries.
> yes, thanks, already been bitten by that one :-D
> Thank you, will look at the above mentioned library!
> > On Mon, Jan 29, 2018 at 12:25 PM, Klaus major-k via use-livecode <
> > use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> >> Hi friends,
> >> OK, now I'm able to uplod files to my dropbox, but if I want to publish
> >> the app,
> >> I need to implement the "OAuth app authorization flow" of Dropbox into
> >> app!?
> >> The user will only be able to print to a PDF and then upload this PDF to
> >> his Dropbox,
> >> so nothing fancy, just upload a file to his dropbox.
> >> After reading teh Dropbox API docs, I have a basic understanding how
> >> works,
> >> but have no idea how to practically implement this into Livecode.
> >> Any hints highly appreciated, thank you!
> Klaus Major
> klaus at major-k.de
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