ApiDefinitionType

Element:
ApiDefinition (v1.5)
Type:
ApiDefinitionType
Namespace:
http://www.vmware.com/vcloud/v1.5
Description:
Representation of an API definition accessible by all authenticated users.
Since:
5.1
Schema:
services.xsd
Media type(s):
application/vnd.vmware.vcloud.apidefinition+xml
Extends:
EntityType
XML Representation:
<ApiDefinition xmlns="http://www.vmware.com/vcloud/v1.5" href="xs:anyURI" type="xs:string" id="xs:string" operationKey="xs:string"
        name="xs:string">
    <Link href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"
            rel="xs:string"/>
    <Description> xs:string </Description>
    <Tasks>
        <Task href="xs:anyURI" type="xs:string" id="xs:string" operationKey="xs:string"
                name="xs:string" status="xs:string" operation="xs:string" operationName="xs:string"
                serviceNamespace="xs:string" startTime="xs:dateTime" endTime="xs:dateTime" expiryTime="xs:dateTime"
                cancelRequested="xs:boolean">
            <Link href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"
                    rel="xs:string"/>
            <Description> xs:string </Description>
            <Tasks> TasksInProgressType </Tasks>
            <Owner href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"/>
            <Error stackTrace="xs:string" message="xs:string" majorErrorCode="xs:int" minorErrorCode="xs:string"
                    vendorSpecificErrorCode="xs:string">
                <TenantError message="xs:string" majorErrorCode="xs:int" minorErrorCode="xs:string" vendorSpecificErrorCode="xs:string"/>
            </Error>
            <User href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"/>
            <Organization href="xs:anyURI" id="xs:string" type="xs:string" name="xs:string"/>
            <Progress> xs:int </Progress>
            <Params> ... </Params>
            <Details> xs:string </Details>
        </Task>
    </Tasks>
    <EntryPoint> xs:string </EntryPoint>
    <Namespace> xs:string </Namespace>
    <ApiVendor> xs:string </ApiVendor>
    <SupportedApiVersions>
        <Version> xs:string </Version>
    </SupportedApiVersions>
</ApiDefinition>

Attributes

Attribute Type Required Modifiable Since Deprecated Description
href anyURI No always 5.1 The URI of the entity.
type string No always 5.1 The MIME type of the entity.
id string No none 5.1 The entity identifier, expressed in URN format. The value of this attribute uniquely identifies the entity, persists for the life of the entity, and is never reused.
operationKey string No create 5.1 Optional unique identifier to support idempotent semantics for create and delete operations.
name string Yes always 5.1 The name of the entity.

Elements

Element Type Required Modifiable Since Deprecated Description
ApiVendor string No none 5.1 API definition vendor.
Description string No always 5.1 Optional description.
EntryPoint string No none 5.1 The entry point of the API definition.
Link LinkType No none 5.1 A reference to an entity or operation associated with this object.
Namespace string No none 5.1 The namespace of the API definition.
SupportedApiVersions VersionsType (v1.5) No none 5.1 List of API versions supported by the ApiVendor.
Tasks TasksInProgressType No none 5.1 A list of queued, running, or recently completed tasks associated with this entity.
VCloudExtension VCloudExtensionType No always 5.1 An optional extension element that can contain an arbitrary number of elements and attributes. Not related to extension services.

Operations

CRUD Operation Description Since Deprecated
read GET /apidefinition/{id}