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How Can I use REST API in Perl to connect to JAZZ and get the user information back in perl

Hillel Awaskar (111) | asked Apr 29 '13, 8:51 a.m.
edited Apr 29 '13, 10:28 a.m. by Stef van Dijk (2.0k179)
I want to loging using Perl to JAZZ RTC and get the User details (like user id, name etc) Can one guide me please. How do I use REST API to do this work

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Guido Schneider (3.4k1491115) | answered Apr 29 '13, 12:24 p.m.
I posted another example to read/write SystemMessages with perl over REST. This shows you how to connect and login.

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sam detweiler (12.5k6195201) | answered Apr 29 '13, 11:14 a.m.
currently I don't think anyone has built any perl modules to wrapper oslc.

one could certainly do it.   the Eclipse Lyo project intends to support other languages.

this article  does a good job of describing the data flows, authorization and services catalog discovery

here is a little windows batch file that will pull back the project list from a server.. it does not use the proper discovery methodology defined

set COOKIES=.\cookies.txt

set USER=xxxxx
set PASSWORD=yyyyy
set HOST=https://server:port

curl -k -c %cookies% "%host%/jts/authenticated/identity" >nul

curl -k -L -b %COOKIES% -c %COOKIES% -d j_username=%USER% -d j_password=%PASSWORD% "%host%/jts/authenticated/j_security_check" >nul

curl -k -L -b %COOKIES% "%host%/ccm/oslc/workitems/catalog

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