Task: Deploy sample API#
Deploy the sample API in the folder
You can deploy using either:
- Push button deployment
setwd("05_api") rsconnect::deployAPI(".", server = ..., account = ...)
Try out the Swagger Docs for the API.
Task: Make an authenticated request#
Your task is to restrict access to the published API, then make an authenticated request from the linux terminal.
- First, restrict access to the sample API to authenticated users only.
- Then, generate an API key in Connect
- Make sure you save the API key in a safe place. Treat it like a password!
- Make a request from
bash, filling in
- Hint: you get get the base URL for your API by looking at the Swagger docs panel
curl -X GET "YOUR_BASE_URL/mpg?new_hp=300" -H "accept: application/json" -H "Authorization: Key YOUR_AUTH_KEY"