This endpoint is used to create, modify, list and delete Machine Resolvers. Machine Resolvers fetch machine information from remote machine stores like a hosts file or an Active Directory.
The code of this module is tested in tests/test_api_machineresolver.py
126.96.36.199. Machine Resolver endpoints¶
- POST /machineresolver/test¶
This function tests, if the given parameter will create a working machine resolver. The Machine Resolver Class itself verifies the functionality. This can also be network connectivity to a Machine Store.
a json result with bool
- GET /machineresolver/¶
returns a json list of all machine resolver.
type – Only return resolvers of type (like “hosts”…)
- POST /machineresolver/(resolver)¶
This creates a new machine resolver or updates an existing one. A resolver is uniquely identified by its name.
If you update a resolver, you do not need to provide all parameters. Parameters you do not provide are left untouched. When updating a resolver you must not change the type! You do not need to specify the type, but if you specify a wrong type, it will produce an error.
resolver (basestring) – the name of the resolver.
type (string) – the type of the resolver. Valid types are… “hosts”
a json result with the value being the database id (>0)
Additional parameters depend on the resolver type.
- DELETE /machineresolver/(resolver)¶
this function deletes an existing machine resolver
resolver – the name of the resolver to delete.
json with success or fail
- GET /machineresolver/(resolver)¶
This function retrieves the definition of a single machine resolver.
resolver – the name of the resolver
a json result with the configuration of a specified resolver