Creating a Collection
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Collections can be created by means of the REST API.
Collections are created by means of the
POST /pools/default/buckets/<bucket_name>/collections/<scope_name> HTTP method and URI.
HTTP Method and URI
name parameter, whose value is the name of the collection to be created.
Curl request syntax is as follows:
curl -X POST -v -u [admin]:[password] http://<hostname-or-ip>:8091/pools/default/buckets/\ <bucket_name>/collections/<scope_name> -d name=<name-of-collection>
Curl request example:
curl -X POST -v -u Administrator:password \ http://localhost:8091/pools/default/buckets/\ testBucket/collections/my_scope \ -d name=my_collection_in_my_scope_1
Raw HTTP request example:
POST /pools/default/buckets/testBucket/collections/my_scope HTTP/1.1 Host: localhost:8091 Content-Type: application/json Authorization: Basic QWRtaW5pc3RyYXRvcjpwYXNzd29yZA==
HTTP/1.1 200 OK HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized HTTP/1.1 404 Object Not Found
Requested resource not found. "name":"Length must be in range from 1 to 30" "name":"Can only contain characters A-Z, a-z, 0-9 and the following symbols _ - %"