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Get authorization for a resource action

Created by r.turner, last modified by r.bromley on 20 Jul 2021

Gets an authorization confirmation for the requested user, resource and action.

GET /api/management/projects/{projectId}/security/permissions/{resourceType}/{resourceId}/actions/{action}?userId={userId}&language={language}


Name Parameter type Type Format Description
projectId path string   The project identifier, e.g. "movieDb". Found in the project overview screen of the management console.
resourceType path string  

The type of resource to retrieve permissions for. Permitted values are:

  • entries
  • assets
resourceId path string   Id of the resource to retrieve permissions for.
action path string   Name of the action to check authorization for.
userId query string   The optional id of the user to check authorization for.
language query string LanguageCode The optional language code to check authorization for.
Example request
GET: /api/management/projects/movieDb/security/permissions/entries/a65a9d9d-ee64-4c25-a80c-ab5aee00fb9d/actions/sys.create/?userId=a.user

Response message

HTTP status code Reason Response model
200 The action is authorized Authorized true
404 Not authorized for action  Error
500 InternalServerError  Error
Example request
    "authorized": true