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Select a file in Finder. Creates tunnel and copies link to clipboard.

by John Lindquist
// Menu: Share Selected File
// Description: Select a file in Finder. Creates tunnel and copies link to clipboard.
// Author: John Lindquist
// Twitter: @johnlindquistt
// Background: true
let ngrok = await npm("ngrok")
let handler = await npm("serve-handler")
let exitHook = await npm("exit-hook")
let http = await import("http")
let filePath = await getSelectedFile()
let symLinkName = _.last(
filePath.split(path.sep)
).replaceAll(" ", "-")
let symLinkPath = tmp(symLinkName)
console.log(`Creating temporary symlink: ${symLinkPath}`)
ln(filePath, symLinkPath)
let port = 3033
const server = http.createServer(handler)
cd(tmp())
server.listen(port, async () => {
let tunnel = await ngrok.connect(port)
let shareLink = tunnel + "/" + symLinkName
console.log(
chalk`{yellow ${shareLink}} copied to clipboard`
)
copy(shareLink)
})
exitHook(() => {
server.close()
if (test("-f", symLinkPath)) {
console.log(
`Removing temporary symlink: ${symLinkPath}`
)
exec(`rm ${symLinkPath}`)
}
})