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Login — REST API

This resource takes a user's authentication credentials and returns an access token that can be used in other API resources to authenticate the user.

GET <server>/publicapi/rest/v1.0/login

In the resource path above, the <server> address is

URL parameters

Name Type Required Description
User String Yes The Synthetic Classic Portal username (The same parameter as is passed to log in to the Synthetic Classic Portal.)
password String Yes The Synthetic Classic Portal password (The same parameter as is passed to log into the Synthetic Classic Portal. Must be case-sensitive.)

HTTP request header parameters

Header name Allowed values Required Description
Accept application/json No Determines the content type of the response data. The default and only supported value is for JSON.

Sample request

Accept-Encoding: gzip,deflate
Accept: application/json
User-Agent: Jakarta Commons-HttpClient/3.1

Sample response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:38:24 GMT
Content-Type: application/json
Connection: close
Transfer-Encoding: chunked