Get Current User

GET /node/api/users/current

Returns a currently logged-in user.

Request parameters

No parameters required.

Response description

See the User model.

Examples

Request examples

Bash
JavaScript
NodeJS
Python
Bash
login=<...>
password=<...>
saymon_hostname=<...>
url=https://$saymon_hostname/node/api/users/current
curl -X GET $url -u $login:$password
JavaScript
let login = <...>
let password = <...>
let saymonHostname = <...>
let path = "/node/api/users/current";
let auth = "Basic " + btoa(login + ":" + password);
let headers = new Headers();
headers.append("Authorization", auth);
let requestOptions = {
method: "GET",
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 path = "/node/api/users/current";
let auth = "Basic " + Buffer.from(login + ":" + password).toString("base64");
let options = {
"method": "GET",
"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 = <...>
url = "https://" + saymon_hostname + "/node/api/users/current"
response = requests.request("GET", url, auth=(login, password))
print(response.text)

Response example

{
"id": "5e21b752308c3c66d64e072c",
"login": "admin",
"group": null,
"authenticationToken": null,
"status": 2,
"eventFilter": [],
"permissions": [
"manage-objects",
"manage-links",
...
],
"contacts": []
}