Stop Discovery Rule

You can stop a discovery rule with the specified UID.

Required Privileges

To perform this task, a user must have one of the following roles assigned: Portal Administrator, Service Provider Global Administrator, Service Provider Administrator, Company Owner, Company Administrator.

Request

To stop a discovery rule, send the POST HTTP request to the URL of the /discovery/rules/{ruleUid}/stop resource.

HTTP Request

POST https://<hostname>:1280/api/v3/discovery/rules/{ruleUid}/stop

Request Headers

The request contains the following headers.

Header

Required/Optional

Value

Description

Authorization

Required

Bearer <Access-Token>

Authenticates a client who sends the request to the server. Must contain the access token for the current logon session in the Bearer <Access-Token> format.

Accept

Optional

application/json

Specifies a media type of representation that is required in the response message. If the requested type is not supported, the server will return the response in the application/json media type.

Request parameters

A list of parameters that are applicable for this operation:

Name

In

Type

Required

Default

Description

ruleUid

Path

String (uuid)

Yes

Discovery rule UID

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Code

A successfully completed operation returns response code 200 OK.

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Header

Description

Content-length

The length of the response body.

Content-type

The media type and syntax of the request body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

Example Stop Discovery Rule

The following request stops a discovery rule with UID 304c08c2-0d13-4e9d-b26b-0bd5add83b3b.

Request:

POST https://localhost:1280/api/v3/discovery/rules/304c08c2-0d13-4e9d-b26b-0bd5add83b3b/stop

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response Code:

200 OK

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