[OSM-dev] OAuth - 401 Authorization Required (OAuth::Unauthorized)

Tom Hughes tom at compton.nu
Mon Sep 27 20:25:50 BST 2010

On 27/09/10 19:46, Matt Amos wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 4:24 PM, Christoph Bünte
> <tiny-grasshopper at gmx.net>  wrote:
>> Ok, it seems to me, that I'am the only one having this problem. That makes me think, that either I'm the only one who recently tried to connect an oauth consumer with a provider. Or it is just a ruby issue, like some weeks ago, when a new commit broke this functionality. Or, just to be complete, it is just me having this problem at all, cause my code is somewhat faulty.
>> Could anyone try the example code with your app? Cause this issue keeps us from starting our beta phase and publish wheelmap to a broader audience.
>> As always: Any help is highly appreciated.
> it looks like oauth now needs the verification token from the callback
> / printed on the website when a token is authorised for OAuth 1.0a
> support [1].

Yes, if you're using 1.0a then you'll need to provide the verifier - 
that's one of the fundamental changes in 1.0a.

If you're using 1.0 then you don't have to, but we will be turning off 
1.0 at some point so it's best to use 1.0a if you can.


Tom Hughes (tom at compton.nu)

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