This API allows you to backup Go server. Please refer to Backup Go Server to get more information about the backup functionality.
NOTE: Only Go administrator users will be able to use this API
|URL format||HTTP Verb||Data||Explanation|
|http://[server]/go/api/admin/start_backup||POST||no parameters||Go server backup initiates|
- We use curl, a command line tool for transferring files with URL syntax, in the following examples. Of course, you can use any HTTP client library.
- We assume that the URL of the Go server is http://goserver.com:8153/ .
- We assume security has been switched on, and that there is an admin user named jez with the password badger .
To initiate the backup
curl -u jez:badger -d "" http://goserver.com:8153/go/api/admin/start_backup