Get a Pub/Sub notification

Provides an example of how to get Pub/Sub notification metadata.

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namespace gcs = google::cloud::storage;
using ::google::cloud::StatusOr;
[](gcs::Client client, std::string const& bucket_name,
   std::string const& notification_id) {
  StatusOr<gcs::NotificationMetadata> notification =
      client.GetNotification(bucket_name, notification_id);
  if (!notification) {
    throw std::runtime_error(notification.status().message());

  std::cout << "Notification " << notification->id() << " for bucket "
            << bucket_name << "\n";
  if (notification->object_name_prefix().empty()) {
    std::cout << "This notification is sent for all objects in the bucket\n";
  } else {
    std::cout << "This notification is sent only for objects starting with"
              << " the prefix " << notification->object_name_prefix() << "\n";
  std::cout << "Full details for the notification:\n"
            << *notification << "\n";

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