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Source code for tool_shed.webapp.api.authenticate

API key retrieval through BaseAuth
Sample usage:

.. code-block::

    curl --user zipzap@foo.com:password http://localhost:9009/api/authenticate/baseauth


.. code-block:: json

        "api_key": "<some api key>"

import logging

from galaxy.web import expose_api_raw_anonymous_and_sessionless
from galaxy.webapps.galaxy.api.authenticate import AuthenticationController

log = logging.getLogger(__name__)

[docs]class ToolShedAuthenticationController(AuthenticationController):
[docs] @expose_api_raw_anonymous_and_sessionless def get_tool_shed_api_key(self, trans, **kwd): """ GET /api/authenticate/baseauth returns an API key for authenticated user based on BaseAuth headers :returns: api_key in json format :rtype: dict :raises: ObjectNotFound, HTTPBadRequest """ return self.get_api_key(trans, **kwd)