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Remove todos - Integration

Let us integrate the remove todos feature in our React Native app. Firstly import gql and define the mutation in src/screens/components/Todo/TodoItem.js.

githubTodoItem.js
+ const REMOVE_TODO = gql`
+ mutation ($id: Int) {
+ delete_todos (
+ where: {
+ id: {
+ _eq: $id
+ }
+ }
+ ) {
+ affected_rows
+ }
+ }
+`;

Firstly use the useMutation hook with the above mutation to generate the deleteTodo function.

+ const [deleteTodo, { loading: deleting, error: deleteError }] = useMutation(REMOVE_TODO);

Now, in the TodoItem component, update the deleteButton function to use the deleteTodo function from the useMutation hook. We also have to update the cache with the todo removal in this case. So we will also write an updateCache function that we will remove this todo from the UI cache.

+import { FETCH_TODOS } from './Todos';
const deleteButton = () => {
if (isPublic) return null;
+ const updateCache = (client) => {
+ const data = client.readQuery({
+ query: FETCH_TODOS,
+ variables: {
+ isPublic,
+ }
+ });
+ const newData = {
+ todos: data.todos.filter((t) => t.id !== item.id)
+ }
+ client.writeQuery({
+ query: FETCH_TODOS,
+ variables: {
+ isPublic,
+ },
+ data: newData
+ });
+ }
const remove = () => {
if (deleting) return;
+ deleteTodo({
+ variables: { id: item.id },
+ update: updateCache
+ });
+ };
return (
<View style={styles.deleteButton}>
<Icon
name="delete"
size={26}
onPress={remove}
+ disabled={deleting}
color={"#BC0000"}
/>
</View>
);
}

This was done similar to the insert_todos mutation. We have also updated the cache in the update function. With this, we have a fully functional todo app working :)

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