Get Datafeeds APIedit

Retrieves configuration information for datafeeds.


GET _xpack/ml/datafeeds/<feed_id>

GET _xpack/ml/datafeeds/<feed_id>,<feed_id>

GET _xpack/ml/datafeeds/

GET _xpack/ml/datafeeds/_all


You can get information for multiple datafeeds in a single API request by using a comma-separated list of datafeeds or a wildcard expression. You can get information for all datafeeds by using _all, by specifying * as the <feed_id>, or by omitting the <feed_id>.

Path Parametersedit

(string) Identifier for the datafeed. It can be a datafeed identifier or a wildcard expression. If you do not specify one of these options, the API returns information about all datafeeds.


The API returns the following information:

(array) An array of datafeed objects. For more information, see Datafeed Resources.


You must have monitor_ml, monitor, manage_ml, or manage cluster privileges to use this API. For more information, see Security Privileges.


The following example gets configuration information for the datafeed-total-requests datafeed:

GET _xpack/ml/datafeeds/datafeed-total-requests

The API returns the following results:

  "count": 1,
  "datafeeds": [
      "datafeed_id": "datafeed-total-requests",
      "job_id": "total-requests",
      "query_delay": "83474ms",
      "indices": [
      "types": [],
      "query": {
        "match_all": {
          "boost": 1.0
      "scroll_size": 1000,
      "chunking_config": {
        "mode": "auto"