I have created some test accounts/rooms/messages on a test HipChat server.
Most things work as expected. However, I ran into a problem getting a list of all rooms as an admin.
the calls I am using look like this:
As an Admin using the V2 API how should I get a list of rooms that include private rooms created by regular users?
You can access private rooms created by regular users if you use an addon token (if addon is global and has scopes view_group) instead of a personal token.
You can find more info about addon in the documentation: https://www.hipchat.com/docs/apiv2
And here's a link to a sample addon https://bitbucket.org/pstreule/hipchat-echo-addon
However, do you find it odd that the personal admin token can actually see the private room history? It just can't get a list of the room numbers. Since the room numbers appear to be simple identity that increments by one I suppose I could just get a list of all rooms including archived rooms and then the missing numbers would be the private rooms.
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