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monster.util.getAuthToken()#

Syntax#

monster.util.getAuthToken([connectionName]);

Parameters#

Key Description Type Default Required
connectionName If specified, will return the value of the token of a specific connection. String false

Return value#

A String representing the authentication token used by the specified connection.

Description#

This method returns a token linked to a connection given in parameter, and if no connection is specified, it will use the Kazoo connection.

Examples#

Before being logged in to Kazoo#

monster.util.getAuthToken();
// output: undefined;

After being logged in#

monster.util.getAuthToken();
// output: 'd1jhkodj2n1odj12d1.d21dkj21kod12.d21d12d1212', example of a token returned by kazoo

monster.util.getAuthToken('myConnection');
// returns the token stored in your connection if you created one.
// This is an advanced use case and shouldn't be used at the moment.