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Basic Authentication

Basic Auth users are essentially a form of API token, just with a customised, pre-set organisation-specific ID instead of a generated one. To interact with basic auth users, you can use the API Token API calls (list, get delete etc.)

Create a user

Property Description
Resource URL /api/apis/keys/basic/{username}
Method POST
Type None
Body Session Object
Param None
Sample Request
POST /api/apis/keys/basic/test-user HTTP/1.1
Host: localhost:3000
authorization:7a7b140f-2480-4d5a-4e78-24049e3ba7f8

{
    "last_check": 0,
    "allowance": 1000,
    "rate": 1000,
    "per": 60,
    "expires": 0,
    "quota_max": 10000,
    "quota_renews": 1424543479,
    "quota_remaining": 10000,
    "quota_renewal_rate": 2520000,
    "access_rights": {
        "bc2f8cfb7ab241504d9f3574fe407499": {
            "api_id": "bc2f8cfb7ab241504d9f3574fe407499",
            "api_name": "Test",
            "versions": [
                "Default"
            ]
        }
    },
    "basic_auth_data": {
        "password": "test123"
}
}
Sample Response
{
    "api_model": {},
    "key_id": "54b53d3aeba6db5c3500000test-user",
    "data": {
        "last_check": 0,
        "allowance": 1000,
        "rate": 1000,
        "per": 60,
        "expires": 0,
        "quota_max": 10000,
        "quota_renews": 1424543479,
        "quota_remaining": 10000,
        "quota_renewal_rate": 2520000,
        "access_rights": {
            "bc2f8cfb7ab241504d9f3574fe407499": {
                "api_name": "Test",
                "api_id": "bc2f8cfb7ab241504d9f3574fe407499",
                "versions": [
                    "Default"
                ]
            }
        },
        "org_id": "54b53d3aeba6db5c35000002",
        "oauth_client_id": "",
        "basic_auth_data": {
            "password": ""
        },
        "hmac_enabled": false,
        "hmac_string": ""
    }
}
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