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    Create a Role

    Version Requirement:

    This functionality is for Dremio v18.0+ Enterprise Edition only.

    This API is used to create a role.

    Endpoint Syntax

    POST /api/v3/role

    Required Privileges

    All users executing this Rest API must have the MANAGE GRANTS privilege assigned to receive a response output.

    Response Input

    {"name":  "test_role1", (required)
     "roles":  [{"id":  "1bce89d1-1b39-4717-bf1f-bfb0d9653146"}], (optional)
     "description": "description", (optional)

    Response Output

    This is the standard response output for the API.

      "id": "aa6d94e6-8cb7-4331-a881-e24945d74ad1",
      "name": "test_role",
      "type": "INTERNAL",
      "roles":  [{"id":  "1bce89d1-1b39-4717-bf1f-bfb0d9653146"}], 
      "memberCount": 2

    Response Codes

    • 200 - Success.
    • 400 - Invalid request or duplicate role name.
    • 403 - The user executing the API request lacks the MANAGE GRANTS permission.
    • 404 - The role is not found.


    Example: Curl
    curl -X POST --location "http://localhost:9047/api/v3/role" \
        -H "Authorization: _dremiopu2916f7aph06aahv4ksu4life" \
        -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
        -H "Accept: application/json" \
        -d "{\"name\":  \"test_role2\", \"roles\":  [{\"id\":  \"1bce89d1-1b39-4717-bf1f-bfb0d9653146\"}], \"members\": [{\"id\": \"aa6d94e6-8cb7-4331-a881-e24945d74ad1\", \"type\":  \"ROLE\"}, {\"id\":  \"c3d5bbd1-d998-4bda-8bd1-5d16707efdd2\", \"type\":  \"USER\"}]}"