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POST /config/event_sources/property_discovery_profiles/{id}

 

Updates a PropertyDiscoveryProfile based on the information supplied via the property_discovery_profile JSON object.

Table 1: POST /config/event_sources/property_discovery_profiles/{id} Resource Details

MIME Type

application/json

Table 2: POST /config/event_sources/property_discovery_profiles/{id} Request Parameter Details

Parameter

Type

Optionality

Data Type

MIME Type

Description

id

path

Required

Number (Integer)

text/plain

The ID of the PropertyDiscoveryProfile to be updated.

fields

header

Optional

String

text/plain

Optional - Use this parameter to specify which fields you would like to get back in the response. Fields that are not named are excluded. Specify subfields in brackets and multiple fields in the same object are separated by commas.

Table 3: POST /config/event_sources/property_discovery_profiles/{id} Request Body Details

Parameter

Data Type

MIME Type

Description

Sample

data

Object

application/json

A PropertyDiscoveryProfileDTO instance that describes the profile to be updated.

{ "active": true, "create_for_normalized": true, "delimiter": "String", "delimiter_pair": "String", "log_source_type_id": 42, "property_discovery_type": "String", "threshold": 42, "use_for_rule_engine": true }

Table 4: POST /config/event_sources/property_discovery_profiles/{id} Response Codes

HTTP Response Code

Unique Code

Description

404

1002

If one or more of the parameters cannot be correlated to an existing system entity.

409

1004

Log source type id is already in use by another property discovery profile.

422

1010

If one or more of the parameters cannot be validated correctly.

500

1020

An internal server error has occurred.

Response Description

A PropertyDiscoveryProfile as updated within the system.

  • id - Integer - The ID of the property discovery profile.

  • property_discovery_type - String - The type of property discovery for this profile (JSON or NONE).

  • optimized - Boolean - Indicates whether this profile creates custom properties as optimized.

  • active - Boolean - Indicates whether this profile is enabled and actively being used.

  • threshold - Integer - How many events should be handling creating no custom-properties before this profile becomes inactive.

  • log_source_type_id - Integer - The ID of a log-source-type that this profile corresponds to (This is the basic filter property, it must be set for the profile to be used).

  • create_for_normalized - Boolean - If false, the property-discovery-engine will NOT create custom properties for any fields that match the name of a normalized system property. If true, it creates the properties, but with identifying tag on the name; for example a field that is called 'username' creates a custom-property that is named 'username_custom'.

Response Sample