I have been using AR to access a restful API. Users are authorized
over http to get information that is restricted. Everything has been
working until I realized that the request to the API must be a valid
URL. This means that users with username:password that contains
characters that will create an invalid URL cannot access their
Has anyone run into this problem and found a solution?
I guess sending the login info in the request header means that I can
stay with allowing all types of characters in usernames and passwords.
But then I will have to make changes to ActiveResource which I am not
completely comfortable with.