A Slack integration is required to send notifications to channels or rooms for CI and Assembly Line events.
Adding the account integration
You can add this account integration by following steps on the Adding an account integration page.
Here is the information you need to create this integration:
- Integration Family -- Notifications
- Integration type -- Slack
- Name -- choose a friendly name for the integration
- WebhookUrl -- Webhook URL to your Slack channel. This can be overridden when creating a resource. This looks like this:
Usage in CI
Usage in Assembly Lines
The Slack integration can be used in the following resources:
Default Environment Variables
When you create a resource with this integration, and use it as an
OUT for a
runCI job, a set of environment variables is automatically made available that you can use in your scripts.
<NAME> is the the friendly name of the resource with all letters capitalized and all characters that are not letters, numbers or underscores removed. For example,
my-key-1 will be converted to
my_key_1 will be converted to
||Webhook URL of the Integration|
Shippable Utility Functions
To make it easy to use these environment variables, the platform provides a command line utility that can be used to work with these values.
How to use these utility functions is documented here.