Test permissions for topic

Tests IAM permissions for a topic.

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C#

Before trying this sample, follow the C# setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub C# API reference documentation.


using Google.Cloud.Iam.V1;
using Google.Cloud.PubSub.V1;

public class TestTopicIamPermissionsSample
{
    public TestIamPermissionsResponse TestTopicIamPermissions(string projectId, string topicId)
    {
        TestIamPermissionsRequest request = new TestIamPermissionsRequest
        {
            ResourceAsResourceName = TopicName.FromProjectTopic(projectId, topicId),
            Permissions = { "pubsub.topics.get", "pubsub.topics.update" }
        };
        PublisherServiceApiClient publisher = PublisherServiceApiClient.Create();
        TestIamPermissionsResponse response = publisher.TestIamPermissions(request);
        return response;
    }
}

Go

Before trying this sample, follow the Go setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub Go API reference documentation.

import (
	"context"
	"fmt"
	"io"

	"cloud.google.com/go/pubsub"
)

func testPermissions(w io.Writer, projectID, topicID string) ([]string, error) {
	// projectID := "my-project-id"
	// topicID := "my-topic"
	ctx := context.Background()
	client, err := pubsub.NewClient(ctx, projectID)
	if err != nil {
		return nil, fmt.Errorf("pubsub.NewClient: %v", err)
	}

	topic := client.Topic(topicID)
	perms, err := topic.IAM().TestPermissions(ctx, []string{
		"pubsub.topics.publish",
		"pubsub.topics.update",
	})
	if err != nil {
		return nil, fmt.Errorf("TestPermissions: %v", err)
	}
	for _, perm := range perms {
		fmt.Fprintf(w, "Allowed: %v\n", perm)
	}
	return perms, nil
}

Java

Before trying this sample, follow the Java setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub Java API reference documentation.


import com.google.cloud.pubsub.v1.TopicAdminClient;
import com.google.iam.v1.TestIamPermissionsRequest;
import com.google.iam.v1.TestIamPermissionsResponse;
import com.google.pubsub.v1.ProjectTopicName;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.util.LinkedList;
import java.util.List;

public class TestTopicPermissionsExample {

  public static void main(String... args) throws Exception {
    // TODO(developer): Replace these variables before running the sample.
    String projectId = "your-project-id";
    String topicId = "your-topic-id";

    testTopicPermissionsExample(projectId, topicId);
  }

  public static void testTopicPermissionsExample(String projectId, String topicId)
      throws IOException {
    try (TopicAdminClient topicAdminClient = TopicAdminClient.create()) {
      ProjectTopicName topicName = ProjectTopicName.of(projectId, topicId);

      List<String> permissions = new LinkedList<>();
      permissions.add("pubsub.topics.attachSubscription");
      permissions.add("pubsub.topics.publish");
      permissions.add("pubsub.topics.update");

      TestIamPermissionsRequest testIamPermissionsRequest =
          TestIamPermissionsRequest.newBuilder()
              .setResource(topicName.toString())
              .addAllPermissions(permissions)
              .build();

      TestIamPermissionsResponse testedPermissionsResponse =
          topicAdminClient.testIamPermissions(testIamPermissionsRequest);

      System.out.println("Tested:\n" + testedPermissionsResponse);
    }
  }
}

Node.js

Before trying this sample, follow the Node.js setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub Node.js API reference documentation.

/**
 * TODO(developer): Uncomment this variable before running the sample.
 */
// const topicName = 'YOUR_TOPIC_NAME';

// Imports the Google Cloud client library
const {PubSub} = require('@google-cloud/pubsub');

// Creates a client; cache this for further use
const pubSubClient = new PubSub();

async function testTopicPermissions() {
  const permissionsToTest = [
    'pubsub.topics.attachSubscription',
    'pubsub.topics.publish',
    'pubsub.topics.update',
  ];

  // Tests the IAM policy for the specified topic
  const [permissions] = await pubSubClient
    .topic(topicName)
    .iam.testPermissions(permissionsToTest);

  console.log('Tested permissions for topic: %j', permissions);
}

testTopicPermissions().catch(console.error);

PHP

Before trying this sample, follow the PHP setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub PHP API reference documentation.

use Google\Cloud\PubSub\PubSubClient;

/**
 * Prints the permissions of a topic.
 *
 * @param string $projectId  The Google project ID.
 * @param string $topicName  The Pub/Sub topic name.
 */
function test_topic_permissions($projectId, $topicName)
{
    $pubsub = new PubSubClient([
        'projectId' => $projectId,
    ]);
    $topic = $pubsub->topic($topicName);
    $permissions = $topic->iam()->testPermissions([
        'pubsub.topics.attachSubscription',
        'pubsub.topics.publish',
        'pubsub.topics.update'
    ]);
    foreach ($permissions as $permission) {
        printf('Permission: %s' . PHP_EOL, $permission);
    }
}

Python

Before trying this sample, follow the Python setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub Python API reference documentation.

from google.cloud import pubsub_v1

# TODO(developer): Choose an existing topic.
# project_id = "your-project-id"
# topic_id = "your-topic-id"

client = pubsub_v1.PublisherClient()
topic_path = client.topic_path(project_id, topic_id)

permissions_to_check = ["pubsub.topics.publish", "pubsub.topics.update"]

allowed_permissions = client.test_iam_permissions(
    request={"resource": topic_path, "permissions": permissions_to_check}
)

print(
    "Allowed permissions for topic {}: {}".format(topic_path, allowed_permissions)
)

Ruby

Before trying this sample, follow the Ruby setup instructions in the Pub/Sub Quickstart Using Client Libraries. For more information, see the Pub/Sub Ruby API reference documentation.

# topic_id = "your-topic-id"
require "google/cloud/pubsub"

pubsub = Google::Cloud::Pubsub.new

topic       = pubsub.topic topic_id
permissions = topic.test_permissions "pubsub.topics.attachSubscription",
                                     "pubsub.topics.publish", "pubsub.topics.update"

puts "Permission to attach subscription" if permissions.include? "pubsub.topics.attachSubscription"
puts "Permission to publish" if permissions.include? "pubsub.topics.publish"
puts "Permission to update" if permissions.include? "pubsub.topics.update"

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