REST API: POST miniview rules

Method to add a rule to an existing mini selection from a collection (miniview, see view documentation for selections from a database). This is an HTTP POST call to the following URL:$id/rules

The $id should be replaced by the ID of the miniview you want to add a rule to. The name of the rule and other values should be added to the message body. After a successful call the ID of the created request is returned.

Available parameters

The following properties can be assigned to a rule in the message body. At least the name of the rule is required.

  • name: Name of the rule. This should be unique within the set of view rule names and is mandatory

JSON example

The following JSON demonstrates how to use the API method:

    "name": "rule-name"

PHP Example

The following PHP script demonstrates how to call the API method:

// dependencies

// change this into your access token
$api = new CopernicaRestAPI("your-access-token", 4);

// data to pass to the call
$data = array(
    'name'      =>  'rule-name'

// do the call
$api->post("miniview/{$miniviewID}/minirules", $data);

// return id of created request if successful

The example above requires the CopernicaRestApi class.

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