Using URL param auth with XML-RPC interface

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at
Fri Jan 15 05:22:47 UTC 2010

On 01/13/2010 07:32 AM, Gervase Markham wrote:
> Is it possible in some way to use the Bugzilla_login and
> Bugzilla_password URL parameters with the XML-RPC interface, thereby
> obviating the need to login? If you have to login, it means two requests
> to get one piece of data, which kills performance.
> Reading the code suggested there might be, tentative experiments suggest
> that there isn't.

	As of 3.6, you can specify Bugzilla_login and Bugzilla_password as
arguments to any WebService method:

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