Updates an existing user

Updates an existing user.

Request

PATCH /api/v1/users/{user_name}

Path parameters

Name Type Required Description

user_name

string

Y

Identifier for the user

Request body

(string) (required) All changes in the specified object are applied to the user according to the JSON Merge Patch processing rules. Omitting existing fields causes the same values to be reapplied. Specifying a null value reverts the field to the default value, or removes the field when no default value exists.

Responses

200

(User) User successfully updated

400

(BasicFailedReply) * Some of the provided roles are invalid. (code: user.roles.invalid) * Some of the provided roles are forbidden. (code: user.roles.forbidden) * Trying to set a restricted field. (code: user.restricted_field) * External users cannot be modified. (code: user.cannot_modify_external) * Built-in users cannot be modified. (code: user.cannot_modify)

Headers

x-cloud-error-codes (string; allowed values: [user.roles.invalid, user.roles.forbidden, user.restricted_field, user.cannot_modify_external, user.cannot_modify])
The error codes associated with the response
404

(BasicFailedReply) User not found. (code: user.not_found)

Headers

x-cloud-error-codes (string; allowed values: [user.not_found])
The error codes associated with the response
449

(BasicFailedReply) Elevated permissions are required. (code: root.unauthorized.rbac.elevated_permissions_required)

Headers

x-cloud-error-codes (string; allowed values: [root.unauthorized.rbac.elevated_permissions_required])
The error codes associated with the response

To perform this operation, you must be authenticated by means of one of the following methods: apiKey, basicAuth.

Request example

curl -XPATCH https://{{hostname}}/api/v1/users/{user_name} \
-H "Authorization: ApiKey $ECE_API_KEY"