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  1. Preface
  2. Informatica Intelligent Cloud Services REST API
  3. Platform REST API version 2 resources
  4. Platform REST API version 3 resources
  5. Data Integration REST API
  6. Mass Ingestion Files REST API
  7. Mass Ingestion Streaming REST API
  8. RunAJob utility
  9. ParamSetCli utility
  10. REST API codes
  11. REST API resource quick references

REST API Reference

REST API Reference

Creating permissions

Creating permissions

Create an access control list (ACL) for each user or user group and object pair.

POST request

To create an ACL, send a POST request using the following URI:
/public/core/v3/objects/<object ID/permissions
Include the following information:
Field
Type
Required
Description
principal
Object
Yes
Whether the ACL is defined for a user or user group and the name of the user or user group.
type
String
Yes
Include in principal object.
Use one of the following values:
  • USER
  • GROUP
name
String
Yes
Include in principal object.
Name of the object.
permissions
Object
Yes
Object permissions to assign to the user or group.
read
Boolean
Yes
Include in permissions object.
Whether to allow the user or group to view the object.
delete
Boolean
Yes
Include in permissions object.
Whether to allow the user or group to delete the object.
execute
Boolean
Yes
Include in permissions object.
Whether to allow the user to run the task.
changePermission
Boolean
Yes
Include in permissions object.
Whether to allow the user or group to change the permissions for the object.

POST response

If successful, returns the object with the details you included in the POST request plus the ACL ID.

POST example

To create user permissions for an object, you might send a request similar to the following example:
POST <baseApiUrl>/public/core/v3/objects/9EcgvBYZ9GGflOYr98GzOH/permissions Content-Type: application/json Accept: application/json INFA-SESSION-ID: <sessionId> { "principal": { "type":"USER", "name":"larry@infa.com" }, "permissions" : { "read" : true, "update" : true, "delete" : true, "execute" : true, "changePermission" : true } }
You might receive a response similar to the following example:
[ { "id": "0dXigiEiWRbb5rKLgPfFCe", "principal": { "type": "USER", "name": "larry@infa.com" }, "permissions": { "read": true, "update": true, "delete": true, "execute": true, "changePermission": true } } ]

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