octomachinery: the octobots engine

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How-to create a GitHub Bot tutorial is ready for preview @ tutorial.octomachinery.dev

Elevator pitch

Here’s how you 👍 a just-created comment:

from octomachinery.app.server.runner import run as run_app
from octomachinery.routing import process_event_actions
from octomachinery.routing.decorators import process_webhook_payload
from octomachinery.runtime.context import RUNTIME_CONTEXT

@process_event_actions('issue_comment', {'created'})
async def on_comment(
        action, issue, comment,
        repository=None, sender=None,
        assignee=None, changes=None,
    github_api = RUNTIME_CONTEXT.app_installation_client
    comment_reactions_api_url = f'{comment["url"]}/reactions'
    await github_api.post(
        data={'content': '+1'},



Python 3.7+

Contribute octomachinery

Want to add something to upstream? Feel free to submit a PR or file an issue if unsure. Note that PR is more likely to be accepted if it includes tests and detailed description helping maintainers to understand it better 🎉

Oh, and be pythonic, please 🐍

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