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Add updated samples of KA API clients.

Add samples for new authentication steps (/api/auth2). The "examples" directory in currently has two outdated API clients, which use the old /api/auth API.


Test Plan:
Ensure completes the authentication process successfully.
Ensure subsequent API calls are successful.

Reviewers: alan

Reviewed By: alan

Differential Revision:
latest commit fe3c985afd
@hblumberg hblumberg authored

Khan Academy API Documentation and Examples



All example code is MIT licensed.

  1. python
  2. Enter your consumer key and secret
  3. Enter the Khan Academy url you want to test against (unless you're running a local version, this'll be
  4. A browser will pop up for you to walk through the authentication flow. When done, it will redirect you to a page that says "Ok" and in the URL there will be two parameter values you need: oauth_token and oauth_token_secret.
  5. Go back to the command line and enter your new token and secret.
  6. You'll now have a loop that lets you run Khan Academy API queries, authenticated as the user you logged in as.
  7. Examples:

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