Resetting Auto-Failover

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    Auto-failover is reset by means of the POST /settings/autoFailover/resetCount HTTP method and URI.

    HTTP method and URI

    Resets the number of nodes that Couchbase Server has automatically failed over. A request can be sent to reset the auto-failover number to 0. This is a global setting, which applies to all nodes in the cluster. Authentication is required to change this setting. No parameters are required.

    POST /settings/autoFailover/resetCount


    curl -X POST -i -u [admin]:[password] \


    Curl request example:

    curl -X POST -i -u Administrator:password \

    Raw HTTP request example:

    POST /settings/autoFailover/resetCount HTTP/1.1
    Host: localhost:8091
    Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
    Authorization: Basic YWRtaW46YWRtaW4=

    Response codes

    HTTP/1.1 200 OK

    Possible errors include:

    This endpoint isn't available yet.
    401 Unauthorized