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Basic Auth#

As an alternative for generated Tokens, you can make request with HTTP Basic Auth using your account ID and user name and password.

Basic Auth Username

Should be set to account_id of the authorizing account.

Basic Password Password

Should be set to MD5 hash of your username:password

PASSWORD=`echo -n username:password | md5sum | awk '{print $1}'`

Sample cURL Requests#

curl -v \
    --basic --user {AUTH_ACCOUNT_ID}:$PASSWORD \
    http://server.com:8000/v2/accounts/{ACCOUNT_ID}/devices

This is useful for reseller to execute requests against a their sub-account quickly.