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Item10526: improve rest script to tell the user what they can do

Priority: Enhancement
Current State: Proposal Required
Released In: n/a
Target Release: n/a
Applies To: Engine
Component: FoswikiUIRest
Reported By: SvenDowideit
Waiting For:
Last Change By: GeorgeClark
  1. make the leading / optional - its really quite naf that ./rest SomePlugin/func does not work
  2. make ./rest with no params list all the registered resthandlers - on cmdline as a simple txt list, and in a content-type html, something browser appropriate..
  3. make ./rest SomePlugin list all the registered handlers for that plugin.

and then consider adding docco to the register method....

-- SvenDowideit - 23 Mar 2011

Good idea.

See (user: admin, password: admin). Note that the docu of these webservices are available under a different url than the actual services. Like cmis is at ... which returns the repository description in atom format whereas service/index is a more human readable docu in html.

(btw. nice rest client plugin for firefox at )

-- MichaelDaum - 23 Mar 2011

I think Sven is coming from the CLI POV (ending the need for a tools/ directory? smile

An WSDL for Foswiki's various 'rest' handlers, automatically maintained - now that would rock smile

-- PaulHarvey - 23 Mar 2011

... if only perl had proper wsdl support.

-- MichaelDaum - 24 Mar 2011

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Summary improve rest script to tell the user what they can do
ReportedBy SvenDowideit
Codebase trunk
SVN Range
AppliesTo Engine
Component FoswikiUIRest
Priority Enhancement
CurrentState Proposal Required
TargetRelease n/a
ReleasedIn n/a
Topic revision: r5 - 11 Apr 2011, GeorgeClark - This page was cached on 07 Apr 2021 - 05:06.

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