Authenticate Shiny users with Google Firebase

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UPDATE

I sincerely apologise but a grave error on my part led to a grave potential security issue, see #11.

This is fixed in version 0.2.0: update as soon as possible.

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Authentication Methods

Currently the following methods from Google Firebase are available in the package:

Example

An application that provides authentication could look like this.

library(shiny)
library(firebase)

ui <- fluidPage(
  useFirebase(), # import dependencies,
  useFirebaseUI()
)

server <- function(input, output){
  f <- FirebaseUI$
    new()$ # instantiate
    set_providers( # define providers
      email = TRUE, 
      google = TRUE
    )$
    launch() # launch
}

shinyApp(ui, server)

Install

Install the stable version from CRAN:

install.packages("firebase")

Install the development from Github using remotes:

# install.packages("remotes")
remotes::install_github("JohnCoene/firebase")

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Code of Conduct

Please note that the firebase project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By contributing to this project, you agree to abide by its terms.