Response headers

REST API Reference Guide for Virtual Storage Platform 5000, Virtual Storage Platform E Series, and Virtual Storage Platform G/F Series

Version
93-07-0x
90-09-0x
88-08-10
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-98RD9014-17
This section describes the response headers returned by the REST API server.

Header

Description

Default

Content-Type

Indicates the media type of the response data.

application/json;charset=UTF-8

Content-Length

Indicates the size of the response data.

If the size of the response data is large, instead of this header, Transfer-Encoding: chunked is returned, indicating that the response data has been divided and then transferred.

None

Transfer-Encoding

Indicates the encoding format used when the response data was transferred.

When a large amount of response data is divided and then transferred, chunked is returned.

None

WWW-Authenticate

Indicates that authentication is required when the HTTP status code 401 is returned.

  • When a session is created:

    Basic realm="Block storage"

  • For other cases:

    Session realm="Block storage"