Tag: version 3

  • CoCart Lite v3.0.0 Beta 2

    I’m excited to announce that CoCart v3 Beta 2 is now available for beta testing! You can either download it directly from GitHub or install the CoCart Beta Tester plugin. It’s a big update but one that is backwards compatible. You can still use API v1 while still enjoy some of the new features and…

  • Force API Permissions

    When using a REST-API, sometimes you don’t want all the routes to be available for public use and while CoCart is designed for the public, you may need a reason to restrict public use for certain routes. Maybe you don’t support guest customers on your store so you need to restrict all the public routes.…

  • Basic Authentication with CoCart

    The core of CoCart needs to have all the basic requirements for any developer to have the base of the API ready to work out of the box for their development and authentication is one of them. With CoCart v3, basic authentication is now built in and works like a charm. Considering your web host…

  • Improving the session table

    One question I get asked from time to time is “Why does CoCart have it’s own session handler / database table?” The reason for this is the default session handler is not designed to support guest customers outside of the site. It’s designed for the purpose of handling session requests with your browser. Although guest…

  • Grouped Products now accepted

    If you been wanting to add grouped products to the cart, well now you can in CoCart v3. Bare in mind this is not the same as adding products in bulk. You are required to pass the product ID of the container product that is a grouped product along with the items it contains you…

  • CoCart Needs You

    CoCart Needs You

    CoCart now needs your help more than ever for the next major update v3. Your feedback has been great but for the next API I want to take it a step further and request your participation in it’s development.