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POST /config/event_sources/log_source_management/ log_source_groups

Creates a new log source group.

A log source group contains the following fields:

  • id - Long - The ID of the group.

  • name - String - The name of the group.

  • description - String - The description of the group.

  • parent_id - Long - The ID of the group's parent group. The root node group has a null parent_ID.

  • owner - String - The name of the user who owns the group.

  • modification_date - Long - The date and time (expressed as milliseconds since epoch) that the group was last modified.

  • assignable - Boolean - If log sources can be assigned to this group, the condition is set to 'true'; otherwise, the condition is set to 'false'. Log sources cannot be assigned directly to the "Other" group or to the root log source group node.

  • child_groups - Array<Long> - The list of IDs of any child log source groups that belong to this group.

Table 1: POST /config/event_sources/log_source_management/log_source_groups Resource Details

MIME Type

application/json

Table 2: POST /config/event_sources/log_source_management/log_source_groups Request Parameter Details

Parameter

Type

Optionality

Data Type

MIME Type

Description

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/log_source_management/log_source_groups Request Body Details

Parameter

Data Type

MIME Type

Description

Sample

log_source_data

Object

application/json

The log source to create.

{ "description": "String", "name": "String", "parent_id": 42 }

Table 4: POST /config/event_sources/log_source_management/log_source_groups Response Codes

HTTP Response Code

Unique Code

Description

201

 

The log source was created successfully.

403

1000

The endpoint cannot be used by users associated with a tenant.

409

1001

The 'name' parameter must be unique.

422

1002

The 'name' parameter is required.

422

1003

The 'name' parameter must not exceed 255 characters.

422

1004

The 'description' parameter must not exceed 255 characters.

422

1005

The parent group was not found.

500

1100

An error occurred during the attempt to create the log source.

Response Description

The newly created log source.

Response Sample