Get basic status APIedit

This API enables you to check the status of your basic license.


GET /_license/basic_status


In order to initiate a basic license, you must not currently have a basic license.

For more information about the different types of licenses, see


You must have monitor cluster privileges to use this API. For more information, see Security privileges.


The following example checks whether you are eligible to start a basic:

response = client.license.get_basic_status
puts response
GET /_license/basic_status

Example response:

  "eligible_to_start_basic": true