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From Will Stevens <wstev...@cloudops.com>
Subject Re: CloudStack API Question
Date Tue, 12 Feb 2013 23:03:19 GMT
Every role uses the same procedure.  They all need an api key and secret
key.


On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 5:54 PM, Mike Tutkowski <
mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com> wrote:

> Thanks for the info.
>
> So, I see we have three roles in CloudStack:  Root Admin, Domain Admin, and
> User.
>
> When submitting API commands, does the submitter - regardless of role -
> have to provide an API Key and Secret Key (or is that something, say, the
> Root Admin doesn't have to do)?
>
> Thanks!
>
>
> On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 3:33 PM, David Nalley <david@gnsa.us> wrote:
>
> > On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 5:27 PM, Mike Tutkowski
> > <mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com> wrote:
> > > So, I'm looking at these comments now:
> > >
> > > 2.3. Getting Started
> > > To get started using the CloudStack API, you should have the following:
> > >
> > >    - URL of the CloudStack server you wish to integrate with.
> > >    - Both the API Key and Secret Key for an account. This should have
> > been
> > >    generated by the administrator of the cloud instance and given to
> you.
> > >    - Familiarity with HTTP GET/POST and query strings.
> > >    - Knowledge of either XML or JSON.
> > >    - Knowledge of a programming language that can generate HTTP
> requests;
> > >    for example, Java or PHP.
> > >
> > >
> > > I'm not sure how to generate the API Key and Secret Key for an account.
> > >  Can someone point me to instructions for this?
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> http://incubator.apache.org/cloudstack/docs/api/apidocs-4.0.0/root_admin/registerUserKeys.html
> > Please file a bug for the DevGuide documentation not being clear on this
> > issue
> >
> > -David
> >
>
>
>
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