Forum: Ruby on Rails restful_authentication with web services

Announcement (2017-05-07): is now read-only since I unfortunately do not have the time to support and maintain the forum any more. Please see and for other Rails- und Ruby-related community platforms.
webguy7890 (Guest)
on 2007-04-05 08:27
(Received via mailing list)

i have a question about using rails 1.2 for restful web services.
with the new features, it's really easy to get the results in xml.
however, i am struggling to have a login system to authenticate the
user.  i am trying to utilize restful_authentication for the task.
but i am unable to find documentation on how to use the plugin with
xml.  furthermore, once the user is authenticated, i was thinking
about keeping the person logged in by passing a token.  however, i
don't know how to do that with restful_authentication as well.  is
there another plugin i should look at?  any help/directions would be
much appreciated.

This topic is locked and can not be replied to.