Clone Object

POST /node/api/objects/:id/clone

Clones an object and returns its JSON representation.

Permissions: create-object | manage-objects.

Request parameters

Path parameters

Parameter

Type

Description

id

String

required

The ID of an object to be cloned.

Response description

See the Object model.

Examples

Request examples

Bash
JavaScript
NodeJS
Python
Bash
login=<...>
password=<...>
saymon_hostname=<...>
object_id=<...>
url=https://$saymon_hostname/node/api/objects/$object_id/clone
curl -X POST $url -u $login:$password
JavaScript
let login = <...>
let password = <...>
let saymonHostname = <...>
let objectId = <...>
let path = "/node/api/objects/" + objectId + "/clone";
let auth = "Basic " + btoa(login + ":" + password);
let headers = new Headers();
headers.append("Content-Type", "application/json");
headers.append("Authorization", auth);
let requestOptions = {
method: "POST",
headers: headers
};
fetch(saymonHostname + path, requestOptions)
.then(response => response.text())
.then(result => console.log(result))
.catch(error => console.log("error", error));
NodeJS
const http = require("http");
let login = <...>
let password = <...>
let saymonHostname = <...>
let objectId = <...>
let path = "/node/api/objects/" + objectId + "/clone";
let auth = "Basic " + Buffer.from(login + ":" + password).toString("base64");
let options = {
"method": "POST",
"hostname": saymonHostname,
"headers": {
"Authorization": auth
},
"path": path
};
let req = http.request(options, function (res) {
let chunks = [];
res.on("data", function (chunk) {
chunks.push(chunk);
});
res.on("end", function (chunk) {
let body = Buffer.concat(chunks);
console.log(body.toString());
});
res.on("error", function (error) {
console.error(error);
});
});
req.end();
Python
import requests
login = <...>
password = <...>
saymon_hostname = <...>
object_id = <...>
url = "https://" + saymon_hostname + "/node/api/objects/" + \
object_id + "/clone"
response = requests.request("POST", url, auth=(login, password))
print(response.text)

Response example

{
"id": "5e79baae6ec5ea28e5105caa",
"name": "Updated Object",
"owner_id": "5e21b752308c3c66d64e072c",
"client_data": "{...}",
"object_groups": [],
"geoposition": [],
"child_ref_ids": [],
"child_link_ids": [],
"child_ids": [],
"parent_id": "1",
"weight": 1,
"tags": [],
"last_state_update": 1585035950051,
"updated": 1585035950051,
"created": 1585035085802,
"state_id": 1,
"class_id": 13,
"_stateConditionRefs": [],
"operations": [],
"properties": []
}