POST /organizations/{name}/users

This operation adds an existing CAVE user to an organization, with a given role. The role must be one of admin, member, or viewer.

The operation can only be invoked by an administrator of the organization. For security purposes, this operation will return 202 ACCEPTED even if the email provided does not belong to an existing CAVE user.

Resource URL{name}/users

Resource Information

The data must be formatted as JSON, with the following fields:

Field Description Notes
email The email of the user to add Mandatory
role The role the user should have for this organization Mandatory

The request must be authenticated with a valid user token, as obtained from a login operation. See POST /users/login for details. The token can be passed as the username (with an empty password) following the Basic Authentication scheme of the HTTP protocol. Alternatively, the same token can be accepted as a Bearer Token, similar to the OAuth2 specification.

Example Request

curl -i -u 8b896055-c295-4a30-a29c-5a97d15f1818: \
     -X POST -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
     -d '{
           "email": "",
           "role": "member"
         }' \

Example Response

HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted
Content-Length: 0
Connection: keep-alive

See Also

Back to Organizations

Back to API Main Page