Examples

Rest auth

// Data array
$data = array(
    'data' => array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    )
);

//url to post to
$url = "http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/rest/authenticate";

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_URL,$url);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POST, 1); //0 for a get request
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($data));
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT ,3);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_TIMEOUT, 20);

$response = json_decode(curl_exec($ch));

if($response->success)
{
    echo 'member_id is: '.$response->data[0]->member_id;
    echo '<br>';
    echo 'session_id is: '.$response->data[0]->session_id;

    //with the session_id you can auth yourself for all other calls. Just use the auth[session_id]=your-id-id in your next call to a api method
}

curl_close ($ch);

Rest auth and call an API method

function fetch_data($api_method = '', $data = array())
{
    //url to post to
    $url = "http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/rest/".$api_method;

    $ch = curl_init();
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_URL,$url);
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POST, 1); //0 for a get request
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($data));
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT ,3);
    curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_TIMEOUT, 20);

    $response = curl_exec($ch);

    curl_close ($ch);

    return json_decode($response);
}

// auth with the webservice

$auth_response = fetch_data('authenticate', $postvars = array(
    'data' => array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    ))
);

//auth succesfully
if($auth_response->success)
{
    //with the session_id you can auth yourself for all other calls. Just use the auth[session_id]=your-id-id in your next call to a api method
    $response = fetch_data('read_entry', array(
        'auth' => array(
            'session_id' => $auth_response->data[0]->session_id
        ),
        'data' => array(
            'entry_id' => 39
        )
    ));

    print_r($response);
}

Rest GET/POST/PUT/DELETE

// auth can also be an shortkey, or username password
$data = array(
    'auth' => array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    ),
    'data' => array(
        'entry_id' => 39,
        'title' => 'new title',
        // or any other custom field can be add here
        'custom_field' => 'Updated value'
    )
);

// url to post to
// to use the GET/POST/PUT/DELETE you need to post to the API name, not the method.
$url = "http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/rest/entry";

$ch = curl_init($url);

curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_CUSTOMREQUEST, "PUT"); // you can use GET/POST/PUT/DELETE
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($data));

$response = json_decode(curl_exec($ch));

print_r($response);

Rest simple call (create_entry)

// auth can also be an shortkey, or username password
$data = array(
    'auth' => array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    ),
    'data' => array(
        'channel_name' => 'news',
        'status' => 'Open',
        'title' => 'test entry',
        'sticky' => 'y',
        'allow_comments' => 'n',
        'category' => '1|2|3',
        'grid' => array(
            'rows' => array(
                array(
                    'cell_1' => 'row 1',
                    'cell_2' => 'row 11'
                ),
                array(
                    'cell_1' => 'row 2',
                    'cell_2' => 'row 22'
                ),
            ),
        ),
        'matrix' => array(
            'rows' => array(
                array(
                    'cell_1' => 'row 1',
                    'cell_2' => 'row 11'
                ),
                array(
                    'cell_1' => 'row 2',
                    'cell_2' => 'row 22'
                ),
            ),
        ),
    )
);

//url to post to
$url = "http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/rest/create_entry";

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_URL,$url);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POST, 1); //0 for a get request
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($data));
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT ,3);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_TIMEOUT, 20);

$response = json_decode(curl_exec($ch));

print_r($response);

curl_close ($ch);

Rest simple call (read_entry)

// auth can also be an shortkey, or username password
$data = array(
    'auth' => array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    ),
    'data' => array(
        'entry_id' => 39
    )
);

//url to post to
$url = "http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/rest/read_entry";

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_URL,$url);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POST, 1); //0 for a get request
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, http_build_query($data));
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, true);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT ,3);
curl_setopt($ch,CURLOPT_TIMEOUT, 20);

$response = json_decode(curl_exec($ch));

print_r($response);

curl_close ($ch);

Soap auth

//create a soap request
$client = new SoapClient('ee346.local/index.php/webservice/soap?wsdl', array('trace' => 1));

//auth via username
$session_data = $client->authenticate(array(
  'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
  'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
));

print_r($session_data);

Soap auth and call an API method

function parse_soap_data($data)
{
    $new_soap_data = array();

    foreach($data['data'] as $key => $row)
    {
        foreach($row as $value)
        {
            $new_soap_data[$key][$value['key']] = $value['value'];
        }
    }

    unset($data['data']);

    return array_merge($data, array( 'data' => $new_soap_data));
}

//create a soap request
$client = new SoapClient('http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/soap?wsdl', array('trace' => 1));

//auth via username
$session_data = $client->authenticate(array(
    'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
    'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
));

//parse the data so we get rid of all keys and values in separated arrays
$session_data = parse_soap_data($session_data);

//create a new entry with the session_id as inlog
$reponse = $client->create_entry(array(
    'session_id' => $session_data['data'][0]['session_id'], 
), array(
    'channel_name' => 'news',
    'status' => 'Open',
    'title' => 'test entry',
    'sticky' => 'y',
    'allow_comments' => 'n'
));

print_r(parse_soap_data($reponse));

Soap simple (create_entry)

function parse_soap_data($data)
{
    $new_soap_data = array();

    foreach($data['data'] as $key => $row)
    {
        foreach($row as $value)
        {
            $new_soap_data[$key][$value['key']] = $value['value'];
        }
    }

    unset($data['data']);

    return array_merge($data, array( 'data' => $new_soap_data));
}

//create a soap request
$client = new SoapClient('http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/soap?wsdl', array('trace' => 1));

//create a new entry with the session_id as inlog
$reponse = $client->create_entry(array(
    'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
    'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
), array(
    'channel_name' => 'news',
    'status' => 'Open',
    'title' => 'test entry',
    'sticky' => 'y',
    'allow_comments' => 'n'
));

print_r(parse_soap_data($reponse));

XMLRPC auth

// install XMLRPC lib: https://github.com/gggeek/phpxmlrpc
// via composer use "composer require phpxmlrpc/phpxmlrpc"

$c = new PhpXmlRpc\Client(http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/xmlrpc);

$x = new PhpXmlRpc\Request('authenticate', array(
    PhpXmlRpc\Encoder::encode(array(
        'key' => '83a4eac91b99ea0b3e3bb62e54d9c1b3',
        'secret' => '37e13a465cbd94b8e4cd4dbd260e2a22'
    ))
)));

$c->return_type = 'phpvals';
$r = $c->send($x);

print_r($r);

XMLRPC auth and call method

// install XMLRPC lib: https://github.com/gggeek/phpxmlrpc
// via composer use "composer require phpxmlrpc/phpxmlrpc"

$c = new PhpXmlRpc\Client(http://ee346.local/index.php/webservice/xmlrpc);

$x = new PhpXmlRpc\Request('read_entry', array(
    PhpXmlRpc\Encoder::encode(array(
            'session_id' => ee()->session->userdata('session_id')
        )),
        PhpXmlRpc\Encoder::encode(Array(
        'site_id' => 1,
        'entry_id' => 39
    )),
)));

$c->return_type = 'phpvals';
$r = $c->send($x);

print_r($r);