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GitHub Personal Repository Creation

This handler creates a github repository for a user within their own GitHub account.


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This handler requires that you are running at least Kinetic Task 2.0.

Detailed Description

This handler is used for creating a Repository on Users Personal GitHub account.
Getting your GitHub personal API access token
        1. Go to
        2. Click "Create new token" in the "Personal API Access Tokens" section.
        3. Use the new token and username of the account with KineticTask.

This API token essentially is a password for the user. The user can delete this token at  any time in their GitHub settings/applications to revoke access of any applications using it.


Name Description
Name Name of the repository that you wish to create.  
Description  The description of the repository you are creating 

Sample Configuration

Parameter Example Configuration
Name Acme_Application 
Description This is an Acme Application created by... 


This handler returns no results.

No exceptions will be raised for cases such as mispelled organization names or invalid repositories.

Change Log

Version Date Description
1 2016-03-01 Initial Version