Essentially a wrapper around httr::oauth_app() that extracts the necessary info from JSON obtained from Google Cloud Platform Console. If no appname is given, the "project_id" from the JSON is used.

oauth_app_from_json(path, appname = NULL)



JSON downloaded from Google Cloud Platform Console, containing a client id (aka key) and secret, in one of the forms supported for the txt argument of jsonlite::fromJSON() (typically, a file path or JSON string).


name of the application. This is not used for OAuth, but is used to make it easier to identify different applications.


if (FALSE) { oauth_app( path = "/path/to/the/JSON/you/downloaded/from/gcp/console.json" ) }