Filters can be used to modify an incoming request, return an error, or return a response prior to the request reaching an endpoint.

pr_filter(pr, name, expr, serializer)

Arguments

pr

A Plumber API. Note: The supplied Plumber API object will also be updated in place as well as returned by the function.

name

A character string. Name of filter

expr

An expr that resolve to a filter function or a filter function

serializer

A serializer function

Value

The Plumber router with the defined filter added

Examples

if (FALSE) { pr() %>% pr_filter("foo", function(req, res) { print("This is filter foo") forward() }) %>% pr_get("/hi", function() "Hello") %>% pr_run() }