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  4. Sharing an Image
  5. Querying Details About an Image Member

Querying Details About an Image Member


Details about a tenant with whom you have shared images can be queried.

  • The token obtained from IAM is valid for only 24 hours. If you want to use a token for authentication, you can cache it to avoid frequently calling the IAM API.

Involved APIs

If you use a token for authentication, you must obtain the token and add X-Auth-Token to the request header of the IMS API when making an API call.

  • IAM API used to obtain the token

    URI format: POST https://IAM endpoint/v3/auth/tokens

  • IMS API used to query details about an image member (Native OpenStack API)

    URI format: GET /v2/images/{image_id}/members/{member_id}


  1. Obtain the token by referring to Token Authentication.
  2. Send GET https://IMS endpoint/v2/images/{image_id}/members/{member_id}image_id indicates the image ID, and member_id indicates the project ID of the image recipient.
  3. Add X-Auth-Token to the request header.
  4. View the response parameters.
        "status": "accepted",//Sharing status (accepted indicates that the shared image will be accepted.)
        "created_at": "2016-09-01T02:05:14Z",//Time when the image is shared
        "updated_at": "2016-09-01T02:05:14Z",//Time when the image is updated
        "image_id": "d164b5df-1bc3-4c3f-893e-3e471fd16e64",//Image ID
        "member_id": "edc89b490d7d4392898e19b2deb34797",//Member ID (that is, project ID of the image recipient)
        "schema": "/v2/schemas/member"//Image sharing schema
  5. Refer to Status Code for details about the returned values if an abnormal value is returned.