Manager services

agentmanager

Verifies that NXLog Manager is up and running.

Type of Request: GET

URL: https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/agentmanager

This service can accept the communication format specified via the .xml or .json extensions appended to the end of the URL which can be used instead of the accept and Content-Type headers.
For JSON format, the following URL should be used:
https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/agentmanager.json.
The following URL should be used for XML:
https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/agentmanager.xml.

Parameters: No

Sample cURL request
curl -k -v -H "REST_PASSWORD: nxlog123" -H "REST_USER: admin" "https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/agentmanager.json"
Sample response in JSON
{
  "servicename": "agentmanager",
  "values": [
    {
      "message": "Agent Manager listener is accepting connections on 192.168.31.220:10500\n1 agents connected"
    },
    {
      "message": "Agent Manager connector not started."
    }
  ],
  "links": [
    {
      "rel": "self",
      "href": "https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/mvc/restservice/agentmanager"
    }
  ]
}

appinfo

Retrieves information about the running NXLog Manager including the uptime, license state, expiration date, version, and revision.

Type of Request: GET

URL: https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/appinfo

This service can accept the communication format specified via the .xml or .json extensions appended to the end of the URL which can be used instead of the accept and Content-Type headers.
For JSON format, the following URL should be used:
https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/appinfo.json.
The following URL should be used for XML:
https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/appinfo.xml.

Parameters: No

Sample cURL request
curl -k -v -H "REST_PASSWORD: nxlog123" -H "REST_USER: admin" "https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/appinfo.json"
Sample response in JSON
{
  "servicename": "appinfo",
  "values": [
    {
      "nxmUptime": 688523,
      "licenseState": "LICENSED/Valid",
      "licenseExpireDate": 1601154000000,
      "appVersion": "6.0",
      "appRevisionNumber": "5600"
    }
  ],
  "links": [
    {
      "rel": "self",
      "href": "https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/mvc/restservice/appinfo"
    }
  ]
}

createfield

Creates a new NXLog Manager field. For more information, see the Fields section of the NXLog Manager User Guide.

Type of Request: POST

URL: https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/createfield

As the single parameter, this service accepts either an XML or JSON-formatted object as shown below.

{
    "fieldDescription": {
      "description": "string"
    },
    "lookup": true,
    "name": "string",
    "persist": true,
    "type": "STRING"
  }
Sample cURL request
curl -k -v "https://hostname:9443/nxlog-manager/mvc/restservice/createfield" -H "REST_PASSWORD: nxlog123" -H "REST_USER: admin" -H "Content-Type: application/json" -H "accept: application/json" -d "{ \"fieldDescription\": { \"description\": \"Field description\"}, \"lookup\": true, \"name\": \"FieldName\", \"persist\": true, \"type\": \"STRING\"}"
Sample response in JSON
{
  "servicename": "createfield",
  "values": [
    {
      "name": "FieldName",
      "type": "STRING",
      "fieldDescription": {
        "id": 204,
        "description": "Field description"
      },
      "persist": true,
      "lookup": true,
      "id": 205
    }
  ]
}