Please help us in using notify rest api. its giving unauthorized error message.

Please help us in using notify rest api. its giving unauthorized error message.

public string NotifyToIssueREST(string Username, string Password, string Key)
        {
            RestClient restClient = new RestClient(_url);
            if (!String.IsNullOrEmpty(Username) && !String.IsNullOrEmpty(Password))
            {
                restClient.Authenticator = new HttpBasicAuthenticator(Username, Password);
            }

            RestRequest request = new RestRequest();
            request.Method = Method.POST;
            request.Resource = "rest/api/latest/issue/" + Key + "/notify";
            request.RequestFormat = DataFormat.Json;
       //     request.AddBody(new { subject = "my sub", textbody = "My mail", htmlbody = "notify", to = new { assignee = true, users = new[] { new { name = "sneha.bhatt@ef.com", active = true } },groups=new[]{new{name="",self=""}} } });
            request.AddBody(new { subject = "my sub", textbody = "My mail", htmlbody = "notify", to = new { watchers = true } });
            IRestResponse response = restClient.Execute(request);
            if (response.StatusCode == HttpStatusCode.BadRequest || response.StatusCode == HttpStatusCode.Forbidden)
                throw new Exception("You are not autherised to use this feature");
            else if (response.StatusCode != HttpStatusCode.OK)
                throw new Exception(string.IsNullOrEmpty(response.Content) ? response.ErrorMessage : response.Content);
            else
                throw new Exception();

        }

1 answer

It may not be unauthorized exception. Your code is handling both the cases in single if condition.

if (response.StatusCode == HttpStatusCode.BadRequest || response.StatusCode == HttpStatusCode.Forbidden)

Split that and check what is the real error.

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