Jersey Tests with Authentication

When I tested my REST-interface, which I implemented with Jersey, I also wanted to write Unit tests for an easy test. Since I spent some time to get authentication and autorisation working, I stood before another problem, when logging in and check access to my resources.

The problem that occured was that with each request a new session id was generated, which makes my authentication worthless. But I found a way around it:

So the secret is to save the cookie of the response and append it to each following request!

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One Response to Jersey Tests with Authentication

  1. Aslam says:

    Excellent. It worked out. Thumbs up.

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