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authorChristian Grothoff <>2020-12-14 14:21:37 +0100
committerChristian Grothoff <>2020-12-14 14:21:37 +0100
commit48a21a197665e9ef06a2fc8626f48de9038d46d1 (patch)
tree50bf821b8cb05ede64304aaa7ee319b4004a36f3 /core
parent47a807227d1a7183f8a8ff411ca177789eeecaaf (diff)
clarify docs
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1 files changed, 2 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/core/api-exchange.rst b/core/api-exchange.rst
index a2b6e2a..9e4f24a 100644
--- a/core/api-exchange.rst
+++ b/core/api-exchange.rst
@@ -102,15 +102,13 @@ possibly by using HTTPS.
:query last_issue_date: optional argument specifying the maximum value of any of the "stamp_start" members of the denomination keys of a "/keys" response that is already known to the client. Allows the exchange to only return keys that have changed since that timestamp. The given value must be an unsigned 64-bit integer representing seconds after 1970. If the timestamp does not exactly match the "stamp_start" of one of the denomination keys, all keys are returned.
- :query now: request that the exchange answer the request as if the current time were the value given in "now". The given value must be an unsigned 64-bit integer representing seconds after 1970. This option is used for testing, and in production is likely not supported.
:http:statuscode:`200 OK`:
The exchange responds with a `ExchangeKeysResponse` object. This request should
- virtually always be successful.
- :http:statuscode:`403 Forbidden`:
- The client specified the "now" argument, but the exchange does not allow this option as per its configuration.
+ virtually always be successful. It only fails if the exchange is misconfigured or
+ has not yet been provisioned with key signatures via `taler-exchange-offline`.