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Identify Webhook sub-operation

I am building a simple server to automate some parts of my workflow with Trello, and I registered a Webhook for one of my boards.

I noticed that the Webhook payload provides a type in `action.type`, but this seems very generic. For example, any operation on a card will send the `update_card` action type. At the moment, I am inspecting `` and trying to infer the kind of update that was performed on the card.

Is there a better way to identify the kind of operation? If not, would it be possible to attach it to the payload in order to simplify this process?


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Garrett Atlassian Team Aug 07, 2019

Hey @Daniel 

Webhooks are a little beyond the scope of my support, but one of our engineers did want me to share their gist to help differentiate those:

That should help with what you suggested, but for now, we don't have plans to change our behavior of those webhooks.

I hope that helps!

Thanks, that might help!

I'd like to take the opportunity to ask about the `action.type` used for the following operations:

why aren't they `updateCard` action types?

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