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 or discovery ID of the object to be cloned.

Response description

Field
Type
Description
bulkId
String
The ID of a bulk operation.
finished
Boolean
Whether the bulk operation is finished.

Examples

Request examples

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

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