Fabric Manager:Discover Network System

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Discover Network System

POST /vdc/network-systems/{id}/discover

Discovers (refreshes) a network system. This is an asynchronous call. Currently this updates the end point (topology) information, which will be reconciled with the existing networks.

idthe URN of a ViPR Network System.

Required Roles

Requires one of the following roles:

  • SYSTEM_ADMIN
  • RESTRICTED_SYSTEM_ADMIN

Request Payload

No Request Payload


Response Body

TaskResourceRep (asynchronous call)

This is an asychronous operation that returns a task object. For information on working with tasks, see Asynchronous Operations.

Field Description Type Notes
<task>
<op_id> The task operation id String
<resource>    
<name> The name of the resource String
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</resource>      
<tenant>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</tenant>      
<associated_resources> A list of links for associated resources
<associated_resource>     0-* Elements
<name> The name of the resource String
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</associated_resource>      
</associated_resources>
<state> The state of the task String Valid Values:
  •  queued = task is queued
  •  pending = task is pending
  •  ready = task succeed
  •  error = task fails
<message> The task detail message String
<description> The description of the task String
<service_error>    
<code> The numerical code associated with the error encountered when processing a service request Integer
<description> The description of the error String
<details> Detailed information concerning the error String
</service_error>      
<start_time> The date and time of when the task was started DateTime
<end_time> The date and time of when the task ended DateTime
<progress> Integer
<workflow>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</workflow>      
<queuedStartTime> DateTime
<queueName> String
<name> The name assigned to this resource in ViPR. The resource name is set by a user and can be changed at any time. It is not a unique identifier. String
<id> An identifier that is generated by ViPR when the resource is created. The resource ID is guaranteed to be unique and immutable across all virtual data centers for all time. URI Valid Values:
  •  urn:storageos:resource-type:UUID:
<link> A hyperlink to the details for this resource
<creation_time> A timestamp that shows when this resource was created in ViPR DateTime Valid Values:
  •  YYYY-MM-DDTHH:mm:ssZ
<tags> Keywords and labels that can be added by a user to a resource to make it easy to find when doing a search.
<tag> String 0-* Elements
</tags>
<inactive> Whether or not the resource is inactive. When a user removes a resource, the resource is put in this state before it is removed from the ViPR database. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
<global> Boolean
<remote> Boolean
<vdc>    
<id> ViPR ID of the related object URI
<link> A hyperlink to the related object
</vdc>      
<internal> Whether or not the resource is an internal resource. Boolean Valid Values:
  •  true
  •  false
</task>

Examples

Request
POST /vdc/network-systems/urn:storageos:NetworkSystem:bdcfc51f-b061-4035-843e-472dfc241edd:/discover HTTP/1.1

Content-Type: application/xml
X-SDS-AUTH-TOKEN: <AUTH_TOKEN>
Response
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/xml

<task>
       <op_id>ac9e620e-2f95-45a5-844f-afaf09c38284</op_id>
       <resource>
              <id>urn:storageos:NetworkSystem:bdcfc51f-b061-4035-843e-472dfc241edd:
              </id>
              <link
                     href="/vdc/network-systems/urn:storageos:NetworkSystem:bdcfc51f-b061-4035-843e-472dfc241edd:"
                     rel="self" />
              <name>mds-a</name>
       </resource>
       <link
              href="/vdc/network-systems/urn:storageos:NetworkSystem:bdcfc51f-b061-4035-843e-472dfc241edd:/tasks/ac9e620e-2f95-45a5-844f-afaf09c38284"
              rel="self" />
       <start_time>1380749404415</start_time>
       <state>pending</state>
</task>
Notes: