Create a device without authentication

Create a device without authentication.

Code sample

C#

public static object CreateUnauthDevice(string projectId, string cloudRegion, string registryId, string deviceId)
{
    var cloudIot = CreateAuthorizedClient();
    // The resource name of the location associated with the key rings.
    var parent = $"projects/{projectId}/locations/{cloudRegion}/registries/{registryId}";

    try
    {
        Device body = new Device()
        {
            Id = deviceId
        };
        var device = cloudIot.Projects.Locations.Registries.Devices.Create(body, parent).Execute();
        Console.WriteLine("Device created: ");
        Console.WriteLine($"{device.Id}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tBlocked: {device.Blocked == true}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tConfig version: {device.Config.Version}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tName: {device.Name}");
        Console.WriteLine($"\tState:{device.State}");
    }
    catch (Google.GoogleApiException e)
    {
        Console.WriteLine(e.Message);
        if (e.Error != null) return e.Error.Code;
        return -1;
    }
    return 0;
}

Go


// createUnauth creates a device in a registry without credentials.
func createUnauth(w io.Writer, projectID string, region string, registryID string, deviceID string) (*cloudiot.Device, error) {
	// Authorize the client using Application Default Credentials.
	// See https://g.co/dv/identity/protocols/application-default-credentials
	ctx := context.Background()
	httpClient, err := google.DefaultClient(ctx, cloudiot.CloudPlatformScope)
	if err != nil {
		return nil, err
	}
	client, err := cloudiot.New(httpClient)
	if err != nil {
		return nil, err
	}

	device := cloudiot.Device{
		Id: deviceID,
	}
	parent := fmt.Sprintf("projects/%s/locations/%s/registries/%s", projectID, region, registryID)
	response, err := client.Projects.Locations.Registries.Devices.Create(parent, &device).Do()
	if err != nil {
		return nil, err
	}

	fmt.Fprintf(w, "Successfully created device without credentials: %s\n", deviceID)

	return response, nil
}

Java

/**
 * Create a device that has no credentials.
 *
 * This is a valid way to construct a device, however until it is patched with a credential the
 * device will not be able to connect to Cloud IoT.
 */
protected static void createDeviceWithNoAuth(
    String deviceId, String projectId, String cloudRegion, String registryName)
    throws GeneralSecurityException, IOException {
  GoogleCredentials credential =
      GoogleCredentials.getApplicationDefault().createScoped(CloudIotScopes.all());
  JsonFactory jsonFactory = JacksonFactory.getDefaultInstance();
  HttpRequestInitializer init = new HttpCredentialsAdapter(credential);
  final CloudIot service =
      new CloudIot.Builder(GoogleNetHttpTransport.newTrustedTransport(), jsonFactory, init)
          .setApplicationName(APP_NAME)
          .build();

  final String registryPath =
      "projects/" + projectId + "/locations/" + cloudRegion + "/registries/" + registryName;

  System.out.println("Creating device with id: " + deviceId);
  Device device = new Device();
  device.setId(deviceId);
  device.setCredentials(new ArrayList<DeviceCredential>());
  Device createdDevice =
      service
          .projects()
          .locations()
          .registries()
          .devices()
          .create(registryPath, device)
          .execute();

  System.out.println("Created device: " + createdDevice.toPrettyString());
}

Node.js

// const cloudRegion = 'us-central1';
// const deviceId = 'my-unauth-device';
// const projectId = 'adjective-noun-123';
// const registryId = 'my-registry';
const iot = require('@google-cloud/iot');

const iotClient = new iot.v1.DeviceManagerClient({
  // optional auth parameters.
});

async function createDevice() {
  // Construct request
  const regPath = iotClient.registryPath(projectId, cloudRegion, registryId);
  const device = {id: deviceId};
  const request = {
    parent: regPath,
    device,
  };

  const [response] = await iotClient.createDevice(request);
  console.log('Created device', response);
}

createDevice();

PHP

use Google\Cloud\Iot\V1\DeviceManagerClient;
use Google\Cloud\Iot\V1\Device;

/**
 * Create a new device without authentication.
 *
 * @param string $registryId IOT Device Registry ID
 * @param string $deviceId IOT Device ID
 * @param string $projectId Google Cloud project ID
 * @param string $location (Optional) Google Cloud region
 */
function create_unauth_device(
    $registryId,
    $deviceId,
    $projectId,
    $location = 'us-central1'
) {
    print('Creating new Device without authentication' . PHP_EOL);

    // Instantiate a client.
    $deviceManager = new DeviceManagerClient();
    $registryName = $deviceManager->registryName($projectId, $location, $registryId);

    $device = (new Device())
        ->setId($deviceId);

    $device = $deviceManager->createDevice($registryName, $device);

    printf('Device: %s : %s' . PHP_EOL,
        $device->getNumId(),
        $device->getId());
}

Python

# project_id = 'YOUR_PROJECT_ID'
# cloud_region = 'us-central1'
# registry_id = 'your-registry-id'
# device_id = 'your-device-id'
client = iot_v1.DeviceManagerClient()

parent = client.registry_path(project_id, cloud_region, registry_id)

device_template = {
    "id": device_id,
}

return client.create_device(request={"parent": parent, "device": device_template})

Ruby

# project_id  = "Your Google Cloud project ID"
# location_id = "The Cloud region the registry is located in"
# registry_id = "The registry to create a device in"
# device_id   = "The identifier of the device to create"

require "google/apis/cloudiot_v1"

# Initialize the client and authenticate with the specified scope
Cloudiot   = Google::Apis::CloudiotV1
iot_client = Cloudiot::CloudIotService.new
iot_client.authorization = Google::Auth.get_application_default(
  "https://www.googleapis.com/auth/cloud-platform"
)

# The resource name of the location associated with the project
parent = "projects/#{project_id}/locations/#{location_id}/registries/#{registry_id}"

device = Cloudiot::Device.new
device.id = device_id

# Create the device
device = iot_client.create_project_location_registry_device parent, device

puts "Device: #{device.id}"
puts "\tBlocked: #{device.blocked}"
puts "\tLast Event Time: #{device.last_event_time}"
puts "\tLast State Time: #{device.last_state_time}"
puts "\tName: #{device.name}"

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