Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 858548
RESTAPI: Document session based authentication
Last modified: 2014-03-25 03:00:29 EDT
See "#740756 - (stateful_auth_rest) PRD31 - Implement session based authentication for the RESTful API" for more details
> Is there anything else I need to document beyond this?
1. first request send with 'Prefer: persistent-auth' + 'Authorization: Basic
2. server will reply with header: Set-Cookie: JSESSIONID=YYY which should be
stored and used as 'cookie: JSESSIONID=YYY' with 'Prefer: persistent-auth'
header in all future calls to the server
3. to destroy persistent-auth, perform a call to the sever without
Committed revision 85422.