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re: Most of the time what I do is change something on the local api and query the hosted api for the changes via postman. Will go like this for about 5...
 

Ouch. And you can't even place a visual banner to say it's dev/staging when it's an API request.

 

Late reply - but a thought occurred to me - what about a response header 'X-Environment: test/dev/prod', that might help when staring at Postman for the umpteenth time?

Might help! Though I know I would likely be looking at the body of the response rather than the headers. Sometimes there’s just no guard against ourselves πŸ˜„

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