Checks whether the authentication is supported by the server and handles the different POST request routes.

Description

Checks whether the authentication is supported by the server and handles the different POST request routes.

Usage

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checkAuthentication(request, auth, version.needed = 1)

Arguments

request

The needed request to be made (without .cgi).

auth

Whether authentication is requested in R.

version.needed

The minimum version of the request. If it is 1, and the server is version 1, the function will append .cgi to the request.

Value

A list:

  1. request: the request to send

  2. auth: whether to still send an authenticated request.

See Also

Other development: API.request, create.API.request.URL, prepare.server.URL, server.version

Examples

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checkAuthentication("makecsv", TRUE)
checkAuthentication("registration", TRUE, 2)