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Fw: Is this on the list of things to change? Fw: [EXTERNAL][GitHub API] Deprecation notice for authentication via URL query parameters
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:56:27 +0000
Getting guix setup on a machine and ran into the following when running
`refresh` after adding a github API key.
From: GitHub <address@hidden>
Sent: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:49 AM
To: Josh Marshall
Subject: [EXTERNAL][GitHub API] Deprecation notice for authentication via URL
On February 19th, 2020 at 13:49 (UTC) your personal access token (for work
desktop guix) using GNU Guile was used as part of a query parameter to access
an endpoint through the GitHub API:
Please use the Authorization HTTP header instead, as using the `access_token`
query parameter is deprecated. If this token is being used by an app you don't
have control over, be aware that it may stop working as a result of this
Depending on your API usage, we'll be sending you this email reminder on a
monthly basis for each token and User-Agent used in API calls made on your
Just one URL that was accessed with a token and User-Agent combination will be
listed in the email reminder, not all.
for more information about suggested workarounds and removal dates.
The GitHub Team
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