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Send Basecamp Message

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require 'net/https'

class BasecampMessage

  #curl -H 'Accept: application/xml' -H 'Content-Type: application/xml' \
  #     -u hoodlum:up2n0g00d \
  #     -d '<todo-item><content>...</content></todo-item>' \
  #     http://url/todo_lists/123/todo_items.xml

  #https://agiledynamics.basecamphq.com/projects/<project_id>/posts

  # this works
  # curl -H 'Accept: application/xml' -H 'Content-Type: application/xml' -u <user>:<pass> https://agiledynamics.basecamphq.com/projects/<project_id>/posts

  #<request>
  #  <post>
  #    <category-id>#{category_id}</category-id>
  #    <title>#{title}</title>
  #    <body>#{body}</body>
  #    <private>1</private> <!-- only for firm employees -->
  #  </post>
  #  <notify>#{person_id}</notify>
  #  <notify>#{person_id}</notify>
  #  ...
  #  <attachments>
  #    <name>#{name}</name> <!-- optional -->
  #    <file>
  #      <file>#{temp_id}</file> <!-- the id of the previously uploaded file -->
  #      <content-type>#{content_type}</content-type>
  #      <original_filename>#{original_filename}</original-filename>
  #    </file>
  #  </attachments>
  #  <attachments>...</attachments>
  #  ...
  #</request>

  BASECAMP_SETTINGS = {
    :subdomain  => 'XXX',
    :username   => 'XXX',
    :password   => 'XXX',
    :ssl        => true
  }

  def self.update_message( environment, release, revision )

    http = Net::HTTP.new("#{BASECAMP_SETTINGS[:subdomain]}.basecamphq.com", BASECAMP_SETTINGS[:ssl] ? 443 : 80)

    # if using ssl, then set it up
    if BASECAMP_SETTINGS[:ssl]
      http.use_ssl = true
      http.verify_mode = OpenSSL::SSL::VERIFY_NONE
    end

    begin
      request = Net::HTTP::Post.new("/projects/<project_id>/posts.xml?formatted=true", {'Content-type' => 'application/xml'})
      request.basic_auth BASECAMP_SETTINGS[:username], BASECAMP_SETTINGS[:password]
      request.body = "<post><title>What's on #{environment.to_s.capitalize}?</title><body>Changeset [sw:#{revision}] deployed on #{DateTime.parse(release)} (UTC).  You can see the [History for #{environment.to_s.capitalize}] (/projects/<project_id>/repositories/<repo_id>/history/#{environment.to_s}/ \"History for #{environment.to_s.capitalize}\").</body></post>"

      response = http.request(request)
      if response.code == "201"
        puts "Message Created: #{response['Location']}"
      else
        # hmmm...we must have done something wrong
        puts "HTTP Status Code: #{response.code}."
      end
    rescue => e
      puts "exception: #{e.to_s}"
      print e.backtrace
    end

  end
  
end

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