The API token serves as a means of authenticating a client application with the server, allowing it to perform API calls. Note that this is separate from user authentication. An authenticated client application will be granted full access to the Mayam Tasks system, as exposed by the API.
The tokens, by convention, takes the form of
part will be added to the logs and should uniquely identify the app but preferably be 5 characters or
less. The random part should be over 10 characters.
API tokens are requested from the local Mayam Tasks systems administrator who will add them to the
site-config.properties file in the