harsh-harlequin
harsh-harlequin6mo ago

Refine with firebase

Im on react18 and next13. Im having tons of troubles adding firebase as the data provider for Refine v4.x.x. I tried refine-firebase as well as the older @ketenburhan/refine-firebase to no avail. They both seem to be outdated and not compatible with my stack.
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kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
Hi @synisme. I'm kapa.ai, your friendly support bot. I will try to answer your question by searching through the knowledge base. :wave: ---------------------- I understand that you're having trouble integrating Firebase as a data provider with Refine. While Refine does not officially support Firebase, there is a community package called refine-firebase (https://github.com/resulturan/refine-firebase) by rturan29 (https://github.com/resulturan) that might help you integrate Firebase with Refine. However, as you've mentioned, it seems like this package might be outdated and not compatible with your current stack. There was a Github issue (https://github.com/refinedev/refine/issues/3684) where a user requested an example of how to integrate Firebase Authentication with Refine. The issue is closed now, but it might be worth checking out the discussion there for any potential leads. If you're still having trouble, you might want to consider using one of the other data providers that Refine officially supports. Refine supports many data providers out of the box, such as Supabase (https://github.com/refinedev/refine/tree/master/packages/supabase), GraphQL (https://github.com/refinedev/refine/tree/master/packages/graphql), Simple REST API (https://github.com/refinedev/refine/tree/master/packages/simple-rest), and more. You can find more information about these data providers in the Refine documentation (https://refine.dev/docs/core/providers/data-provider/). If none of these options work for you, you might want to consider reaching out to the Refine community for more help or potentially creating a custom data provider that suits your needs. ---------------------- Note: you can ask me a follow up question by @ mentioning me again :speech_balloon: ----------------------
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
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harsh-harlequin
harsh-harlequin6mo ago
@kapa.ai Would creating a rest api that interfaces with my firebase db work? That way, i can use the simple rest data provider.
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
Let me check the knowledge base for you. One moment! :books: ---------------------- Yes, creating a REST API that interfaces with your Firebase database could be a viable solution. This way, you can use the Simple REST data provider that comes with Refine. Here's a basic example of how you can use the Simple REST data provider:
import { Refine } from "@refinedev/core";
import dataProvider from "@refinedev/simple-rest";

const App = () => {
return (
<Refine
dataProvider={dataProvider("<https://my.api.com">)}
/* ... */
/>
);
};
import { Refine } from "@refinedev/core";
import dataProvider from "@refinedev/simple-rest";

const App = () => {
return (
<Refine
dataProvider={dataProvider("<https://my.api.com">)}
/* ... */
/>
);
};
In the example above, replace "<https://my.api.com"> with the base URL for your REST API endpoints. All requests made through the data provider will be made relative to this URL. If you need to customize the data provider to work with your specific REST API design, you can use the swizzle command to customize the data provider. Here's how you can do it: 1. Run the swizzle command in the project directory:
npm run refine swizzle
npm run refine swizzle
2. Select @refinedev/simple-rest from the list of available data providers. 3. Edit the /rest-data-provider/index.ts file to customize the data provider. 4. Pass the customized data provider to the dataProvider prop of the Refine component.
import { Refine } from "@refinedev/core";
import { dataProvider } from "./rest-data-provider";

const App = () => {
return (
<Refine
dataProvider={dataProvider}
/* ... */
/>
);
};
import { Refine } from "@refinedev/core";
import { dataProvider } from "./rest-data-provider";

const App = () => {
return (
<Refine
dataProvider={dataProvider}
/* ... */
/>
);
};
For more information, you can refer to the Refine documentation on Simple REST (https://refine.dev/docs/packages/data-providers/simple-rest/) and customizing the data provider (https://refine.dev/docs/packages/data-providers/simple-rest/#customizing-the-data-provider). ---------------------- Note: you can ask me a follow up question by @ mentioning me again :speech_balloon: ----------------------
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
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harsh-harlequin
harsh-harlequin6mo ago
@kapa.ai the create button in my List component is white?
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
Let me check the knowledge base for you. One moment! :books: ---------------------- The color of the create button in your List component can be customized using the createButtonProps property. This property allows you to pass in props to customize the appearance and behavior of the create button. Here's an example of how you can change the color of the create button in the List component: For Chakra UI:
import { List } from "@refinedev/chakra-ui";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ colorScheme: "red", variant: "solid" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
import { List } from "@refinedev/chakra-ui";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ colorScheme: "red", variant: "solid" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
In this example, the colorScheme property is set to "red" and the variant property is set to "solid", which will make the create button appear as a solid red button. You can replace "red" with any color scheme supported by Chakra UI. For Material UI:
import { List } from "@refinedev/mui";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ color: "primary" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
import { List } from "@refinedev/mui";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ color: "primary" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
In this example, the color property is set to "primary", which will make the create button appear in the primary color defined in your Material UI theme. You can replace "primary" with "secondary" to use the secondary color, or any other color supported by Material UI. For more information, you can refer to the Refine documentation on List component (https://refine.dev/docs/api-reference/components/basic-views/list/). ---------------------- Note: you can ask me a follow up question by @ mentioning me again :speech_balloon: ----------------------
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
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harsh-harlequin
harsh-harlequin6mo ago
@kapa.ai what about for antd
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
Let me check the knowledge base for you. One moment! :books: ---------------------- In Ant Design, you can customize the color of the create button in the List component using the createButtonProps property. This property allows you to pass in props to customize the appearance and behavior of the create button. Here's an example of how you can change the color of the create button in the List component:
import { List } from "@refinedev/antd";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ type: "primary" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
import { List } from "@refinedev/antd";
import { usePermissions } from "@refinedev/core";

const PostList: React.FC = () => {
const { data: permissionsData } = usePermissions();
return (
<List
canCreate={permissionsData?.includes("admin")}
createButtonProps={{ type: "primary" }}
>
<p>Rest of your page here</p>
</List>
);
};
In this example, the type property is set to "primary", which will make the create button appear as a primary button in Ant Design. You can replace "primary" with "danger" to make the button red, or any other type supported by Ant Design. For more information, you can refer to the Refine documentation on List component (https://refine.dev/docs/ui-integrations/ant-design/components/basic-views/list#cancreate-and-createbuttonprops) and Ant Design's Button component documentation (https://ant.design/components/button/). ---------------------- Note: you can ask me a follow up question by @ mentioning me again :speech_balloon: ----------------------
kapa.ai
kapa.ai6mo ago
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