The REST API is widely used by third-party applications. This recipe teaches you how to use a basic PHP application that connects to Redmine. For this example, we are going to create a sample app that submits issue to a project. Such applications can be used, for example, on website contact forms, and initiate a support or CRM request.
Before you begin, research ready-made examples and libraries that you can use in your project.
This recipe assumes that you know either PHP, HTML or C# (Windows forms).
One of Redmine's PHP libraries that updates often is kbsali's library, which can be forked or downloaded from https://github.com/kbsali/php-redmine-api.
To create your first Redmine app, perform ...