Saves the token to your local keychain under a service called "ecmwfr".

wf_set_key(user, key, service)

Arguments

user

user (email address) used to sign up for the ECMWF data service

key

token provided by ECMWF

service

which service to use, one of webapi, cds or ads

Value

It invisibly returns the user.

Details

In systems without keychain management set the option keyring_backend to `file` (i.e. options(keyring_backend = "file")) in order to write the keychain entry to an encrypted file. This mostly pertains to headless Linux systems. The keychain files can be found in ~/.config/r-keyring.

See also

Author

Koen Hufkens

Examples

if (FALSE) { # set key wf_set_key(user = "test@mail.com", key = "123") # get key wf_get_key(user = "test@mail.com") # leave user and key empty to open a browser window to the service's website # and type the key interactively wf_get_key() }