API Client Library Quirks
Part four in a series: A collection of little things that are often easy to overlook
In the decade since I first started designing REST APIs, I’ve seen truly confusing problems as well as obvious ones. We all know that we need a high performance API with good documentation, but it’s a big world out there and lots of different things can go wrong.
Some problems are just rare enough that you might not encounter them. If you have customers working with your API using client libraries in various programming languages, you might uncover some interesting issues…