Clone Object in Background

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

Clones an object in the background and returns an operation (bulk) ID. The operation status can be checked using the Get Bulk Operation Status method. Also, a notification about operation completion can be sent by the server via Comet.

Permissions: create-objects | manage-objects.

Request parameters

Path parameters

Parameter

Type

Description

id

string

required

The ID of an object to be cloned.

Response description

...

Examples

Request examples

Bash
JavaScript
NodeJS
Python
Bash
login=<...>
password=<...>
saymon_hostname=<...>
object_id=<...>
url=https://$saymon_hostname/node/api/objects/$object_id/clone-bulk
curl -X POST $url -u $login:$password
JavaScript
let login = <...>
let password = <...>
let saymonHostname = <...>
let objectId = <...>
let path = "/node/api/objects/" + objectId + "/clone-bulk";
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-bulk";
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-bulk"
response = requests.request("POST", url, auth=(login, password))
print(response.text)

Response example

{
"bulkId": "12aa5120-d8ee-4940-b53d-022d212cf3eb",
"finished": false
}