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Connects to SDL WorldServer via invoking the /login REST API call
* Connects to SDL WorldServer via invoking the /login REST API call.
* @param wsBaseUrl
* @param username
* @param password
* @return a security token.
* @throws IOException
private String login(String wsBaseUrl, String username, String password) throws IOException {"Connecting to SDL WorldServer");
StringBuilder loginJson = new StringBuilder();
loginJson.append("\"username\":\"" + username + "\",");
loginJson.append("\"password\":\"" + password + "\"");
HttpClient httpClient = HttpClientBuilder.create().build();
HttpPost httpPostRequest = new HttpPost(wsBaseUrl + "/ws-api/v1/login");
httpPostRequest.setHeader(new BasicHeader("Content-Type", "application/json"));
httpPostRequest.setHeader(new BasicHeader("Accept", "application/json"));
httpPostRequest.setEntity(new StringEntity(loginJson.toString()));
HttpResponse response = httpClient.execute(httpPostRequest);
HttpEntity entity = response.getEntity();
Gson gson = new GsonBuilder().create();
JsonObject jsonLoginResponse = gson.fromJson(new InputStreamReader(entity.getContent()), JsonObject.class);
String token = jsonLoginResponse.getAsJsonPrimitive("sessionId").getAsString();"Security token: " + token);
return token;
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