This is a base for a web services implementation for Joomla 4
What this has got in
What does this not have in
Before moaning about a lack of feature X
Please read the specification https://joomla-projects.github.io/gsoc18_webservices/ - this has long been agreed on and is by no means perfect. Think about if it's absolutely essential for a day 1 integration or not. What we have in this PR is already significantly more than wordpress has and is probably equal to what's available in the other top level CMS'
@brianteeman I've amended the language strings and the doc blocks where we refer to web services as a noun. I've left the plugin type as it is - because obviously it can't have spaces and i've found from practical experience with editors-xtd that most people struggle with the concept of removing the
Preparing the talk for the Mastermind Podcast, these are my notes about Web Services quick testing 101:
For more information:
Thanks everyone for this awesome feature!!
I can confirm the server doesn't ask me for Username and Password as it's supposed to. I'm using a Lando box using Anibal Lando Recipe for Joomla 4 so I guess this has to do with the server configuration as stated in some comments I found on the internet about this auth method not working out of the box in CGI servers.
In any case I would point out just 2 issues:
In any case, again, I was really excited with having this feature when you announced it and I event made a whole episode of my podcast about it because it's awesome to keep creating great solutions for our community and our clients.