Adding Basic Authorization and Body Parsing
The Glitch project templates do not have any authorization or body parsing code. To include this content:
- Add the Body Parser and Basic Auth
npmpackages to your Glitch project
- Add the code snippet below
If you Remix a Glitch Inline Hook project, the packages and code are already included.
To add the
- Click on the
package.jsonfile in the left-hand project menu.
- From the
Add Packagedrop-down, search for the
- Click each package to add to your project.
The Inline Hook guides use HTTP Basic Authentication to authenticate the Okta Inline Hook API calls received by your Glitch external service. In your Okta org, the Glitch project username and password credentials must be encoded in Base64 and added as the Authentication secret when you activate the Inline Hook. Ensure you add the scheme
Basic (including a space) as a prefix to the Authentication secret value.
For example, the credential pair used in the Inline Hook examples is
admin:supersecret, which encoded in Base64 is
YWRtaW46c3VwZXJzZWNyZXQ=. Adding the scheme to this value, creates the Inline Hook Authentication secret value:
After including the
npm packages, add the following code snippet in your project.