API Request

api/v1

To construct a REST API request, combine the following components:

Component

Description

HTTP Method

GET. Requests data from resource. POST. Submits data to a resource.

URL to API

http://{address}:{port}/api/.

URI to resource

The resource to query, submit data to, update, or delete information. For example, v1/wallet

HTTP request header

Required for operations with request body. Generally, 'Content-Type: application/json' is used.

JSON request body

Required for most operations.

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This sample request creates a wallet:

$ curl -X POST http://localhost:2442/api/v1/wallet \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8' \
-d '{
"mnemonic": "someone window crucial magic shoulder latin satisfy total siege curtain candy trip",
"language": "english"
}'