I'm using magento.restAPI and i'm very new to magento and i havent used any previous version of magento. Currently i'm having a magento rest Api i want to know whether its the same authentication process being used in magento 1.8 and 1.6


If you look at the Magento changelog

Release Notes - Magento (Apr 24, 2012)

You'll notice the Major Highlights, the 8th bullet isted is:


If you browse through all of the available changelogs, there is no further mention of REST modification in versions later than

So yes, there is a difference in the REST API between versions 1.6 & 1.8 which is the existence of the API itself ;-)

  • No my point is is there any difference in Authentication or Authorization, like any new Properties or Fields has been added on to it – Sanu Antony Apr 4 '14 at 10:00
  • As I mentioned, there has been no further mention of REST modification after the implementation thereof. So no. – Moose Apr 4 '14 at 11:54

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