Identity Object Overview


Accounts of flowthings.io are first-class-objects called Identities. Your user is represented as an Identity object:

 {
        "id" : "i54932047d4c67eee1cbdbd31",
        "creationDate" : 1418928199361,
        "email" : "[email protected]",
        "firstName" : "Alice",
        "groupIds" : [ ],
        "lastEditDate" : 1420218965644,
        "lastName" : "Mouser",
        "masterToken" : "YCQIj3HGoKZA7ujzXFvIXx8zK4Xc392Z",
        "name" : "alice",
        "shares" : { }
  }

Identity Object Members


masterToken

Your primary way of authenticating API requests

name

The username

groups

The Groups of which the user is a member

shares

Paths and Permissions to which the user has access, outside of his / her namespace

firstName

The Identity's first name

lastName

The Identity's last name

Working with Identities