Logging in

From DreamFactory
Jump to: navigation, search

Tutorial

Log in as an Admin

The Admin login API is api/v2/system/admin/session

API Endpoint

POST https://{url}/api/v2/system/admin/session

Request body:

{
  "email": "user_email",
  "password": "password",
  "remember_me": bool
}

Example - Logging in as an Admin

  • Request body:
{
  "email": "[email protected]",
  "password": "secret",
  "remember_me": false
}
  • Request URL:
POST https://foo.com/api/v2/system/admin/session


   Note: Set remember_me flag to 'true' in order to get a JWT (token) that can be refreshed forever (until logout) without authentication. 
  • cURL:
curl -i -k -3 -X POST "http://localhost:8080/api/v2/system/admin/session" -d '{ "email" : "[email protected]", "password" : "some_password" }'

Log in as an User (non-admin)

The User login API is api/v2/user/session

API Endpoint

POST https://{url}api/v2/user/session

Request body:

{
  "email": "user_email",
  "password": "password",
  "remember_me": bool
}

Example - Logging in as an User (non-admin)

  • Request body:
{
  "email": "[email protected]",
  "password": "secret",
  "remember_me": false
}
  • Request URL:
POST https://foo.com/api/v2/user/session


   Note: Set remember_me flag to 'true' in order to get a JWT (token) that can be refreshed forever (until logout) without authentication.