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Using Authlogic and Single Access Token for API Access

Bynarylogic’s authlogic has gained much popularity for its out of the box solution to ruby on rails authentication. Yesterday, I was working on giving API access to my ruby on rails application so that other apps can use my RESTful services. The authenticated API access usually involves the following steps:
  1. API_KEY or a token to identify/authenticate an API call.
  2. Authentication of an API caller using the API_KEY.
Authlogic comes with in-built support for this. The following steps will do it for you:

Comments

jlfenaux
Thanks the clear explanation about single_access_token, I was looking for.