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  • Stripe API

    Happy New Year All,

    I'm implementing the Stripe API on a project (via Action Javascript - which is very easy). Just wondering if anyone has experience with the API and recurring payments. This is for a SaaS project in which customers will be subscribing on a monthly basis.


  • #2
    Re: Stripe API

    Stripe under Alpha was never fully implemented... only the very basics were exposed and have Actions.

    Settings up Subscriptions within the Stripe Website is very straight forward... but then you need to put together the Node.JS functionality to work with those Subscriptions. It gets tricky because Alpha lets you define Node.JS at a Global Level and at a Project Level. The last time I implemented Stripe Subscriptions I found some Stripe functionality would work only under Global and some only under Project... it was a mess to get straight.


    • #3
      Re: Stripe API

      you could use curl to implement a create and manage subscriptions on the fly.

      or create node api implementation using Node Services and call it from an Xbasic Class or Function via the UX

      Alpha Integration (Action Javascript) is simply just calling a Node Service called "stripeChargesCreate". as seen below

      function stripeCheckout_cd1332f530d74d20a86fb29af2480a15 as c(e as p)
      DIM p as P
      DIM p.appType as C = "Test"
      DIM p.testSecretKey as C = "4453645"
      DIM p.liveSecretKey as C = "3132133"

      dim n as Helper::V8
      dim p2 as p
      p2._id = api_uuidcreate()
      p2._command = "stripeChargesCreate"
      p2._tokenId = e.token

      dim skey as c
      if p.appType = "Test" then
      skey = p.testSecretKey
      skey = p.liveSecretKey
      end if
      p2._key = skey
      p2._amount = e._state.charge.amount
      p2._description = e._state.charge.description
      p2._currency = e._state.charge.currency

      dim jsonCmd as c
      jsonCmd = json_generate(p2)

      dim result as c
      result = n.NodeRequest(jsonCmd)
      stripeCheckout_cd1332f530d74d20a86fb29af2480a15 = "{dialog.object}._stripeResults ="+result+";A5.stripe.results="+result+";"

      end function
      Alex Collier

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      • #4
        Re: Stripe API

        Stripe under Alpha was never fully implemented... only the very basics were exposed and have Actions.
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