/config/{appId}/entityTypes

Returns information about the entity types associated with an application. In addition to that, you can use the POST method to create a new entity type.

This endpoint includes the following methods:

  • GET



GET

Returns information about all the entity types associated with an application.


API Client Permissions

The following table indicates the API clients that can (and the API clients that can't) be used to call this endpoint:

owner
access_issuer
direct_access
direct_read_access
login_client
Yes
No
No
No
No


Authentication

This endpoint supports Basic authentication. 

How to Create an Authentication String


Base URL

The base URL for this endpoint is your Configuration API domain followed by /config/ followed by your application ID. For example, if you are in the US region and your application ID is htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr, then your base URL would be:


https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr

Allowed regions are:

  • us 
  • eu 
  • au 
  • sa 
  • cn
  • sg


Sample Request (curl)

This command returns information about all the entity types associated with the application htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr.


curl -G \
  -H 'Authorization: Basic c2dueXZ1czZwYzRqbTdraHIybmVxNWdzODlnYnIyZXE6d3Q0YzN1bjl3a2tjZnZ5a25xeDQ0eW5jNDc2YWZzNjg' \
  https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/entityTypes 

     Running this command in Postman


Responses

200 OK

If your API call succeeds, you'll get back information about each of your entity types:


[
    {
       "_self": "/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/entityTypes/Test",
       "name": "Test"
    },
    {
       "_self": "/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/entityTypes/user",
       "name": "user"
    }
]


Error Codes

The following table includes information about some of the error codes that you could encounter when calling this endpoint.

Error Code

Description

401/403

Error Message: Authentication required.

You either failed to provide credentials or provided invalid credentials. This endpoint requires Basic authentication.

404

Error Message: Application ID not found.

You did not provide a valid application ID.

If you encounter an error when calling this endpoint that error message will look similar to this:


{
   "errors": "Authentication required."
}