For API's that use HTTP-Signatures:
( http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-cavage-http-signatures-00 )
... it would be awesome to be able to use that as a authentication mechanism, rather than just Basic:
Specific API that i'd like to use this against is the Joyent Manta storage API:
... it'd also be acceptible for my wishlist if there was any functionality to generate headers using an external script callout mechanism of some kind.
Which is to say, if I could generate headers with bash , i could follow this:
.... and then happily use POSTMan
We are working on a feature for Jetpacks called pre-request scripting which should allow you to do this soon. :)
@ryancnelson The pre-request script feature in Jetpacks allows you to execute a script before a request is sent, and modify the headers/parameters etc. This should serve your use-case well.