REST API for managing settings, checking hub status.

Get server status

URI: https://hub.cfengine.com/api

Method: GET

Example response:

{
  "meta": {
    "page": 1,
    "count": 1,
    "total": 1,
    "timestamp": 1437396760
  },
  "data": [
    {
      "apiName": "CFEngine Enterprise API",
      "apiVersion": "v1",
      "enterpriseVersion": "3.6.4",
      "uiVersion": "ed2766c",
      "coreVersion": "3.6.5",
      "authenticated": "internal",
      "userId": "admin",
      "license": {
        "expires": "2222-12-25 00:00:00+00",
        "owner": "FREE ENTERPRISE - http://cfengine.com/terms for terms",
        "licenseType": "Enterprise Free",
        "granted": 25
      }
    }
  ]
}

Output:

  • apiName Human-friendly API name.
  • apiVersion API version string.
  • enterpriseVersion Version of the CFEngine Enterprise build.
  • uiVersion The internal build number of the Enterprise UI.
  • coreVersion The version of CFEngine Core (Community) the Enterprise version was built against.
  • authenticated ("internal", "external") Whether the request was authenticated using the internal users table or an external source.
  • license.expires Time when the license expires.
  • license.owner The name of the license owner.
  • license.granted Host number capacity granted by the license.
  • license.licenseType License description.

Example usage: Checking Status

Get settings

URI: https://hub.cfengine.com/api/settings

Method: GET

Check all settings of Mission Portal and REST API. API call allowed only for administrator.

Example response:

{
  "meta": {
    "page": 1,
    "count": 1,
    "total": 1,
    "timestamp": 1350992335
  },
  "data": [
    {
      "hostIdentifier": "default.sys.fqhost",
      "rbacEnabled": true,
      "logLevel": "error",
      "ldapEnabled": true,
      "blueHostHorizon": 900,
      "sameHostsNumberOfRuns": 3
    }
  ]
}

Output:

  • rbacEnabled (boolean) Whether RBAC is applied to requests.
  • hostIdentifier (string) The identfying string for hosts, such as name or IP.
  • ldapEnabled (boolean) Whether external authentication is activated.
  • logLevel ("emergency", "alert", "critical", "error", "warning", "notice", "info", "debug") Syslog filter specifying the severity level at which messages produced by the API should be emitted to syslog and apache.log. (default: error).
  • sameHostsNumberOfRuns (integer) Number of samples used to identify a duplicate identity. Default value is 3.

Example usage: Example: Viewing settings

Update settings

URI: https://hub.cfengine.com/api/settings

Method: POST

Update settings for Mission Portal and API's. API call allowed only for administrator.

Fields:

  • rbacEnabled (boolean) Whether RBAC is applied to requests.
  • hostIdentifier (string) The identfying string for hosts, such as name or IP.
  • ldapEnabled (boolean) Whether external authentication is activated.
  • logLevel ("emergency", "alert", "critical", "error", "warning", "notice", "info", "debug") Syslog filter specifying the severity level at which messages produced by the API should be emitted to syslog and apache.log. (default: error).
  • blueHostHorizon (900) Threshold in minutes that hosts are unreachable before they are considered a health issue.
  • sameHostsNumberOfRuns (integer) Number of samples used to identify a duplicate identity. Default value is 3.

Example Request Body:

{
  "hostIdentifier": "default.sys.fqhost",
  "rbacEnabled": false,
  "logLevel": "error",
  "ldapEnabled": true,
  "blueHostHorizon": 900,
  "sameHostsNumberOfRuns": 5
}

Example usage: Example: Configuring LDAP, Example: Changing The Log Level