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Querying Metadata of an EVS Snapshot

Function

This API is used to query the metadata of an EVS snapshot.

URI

  • URI format

    GET /v2/{project_id}/snapshots/{snapshot_id}/metadata

  • Parameter description

    Parameter

    Mandatory

    Description

    project_id

    Yes

    Specifies the project ID.

    snapshot_id

    Yes

    Specifies the snapshot ID.

Request

None

Response

  • Parameter description

    Parameter

    Type

    Description

    metadata

    map<string, string>

    Specifies the disk snapshot metadata, which is made up of key-value pairs.

    If metadata contains the __system__enableActive field, the snapshot is automatically created during the backup of a server.

  • Example response
    {
        "metadata": {
            "key1": "value1", 
            "key2": "value2"
        }
    }

    or

    {
        "error": {
            "message": "XXXX", 
            "code": "XXX"
        }
    }

    In the preceding example, error indicates a general error, for example, badRequest or itemNotFound. An example is provided as follows:

    {
        "badRequest": {
            "message": "XXXX", 
            "code": "XXX"
        }
    }

Returned Values

  • Normal

    200

Error Codes

For details, see Error Codes.