SpiraTeam: REST Web Service (v5.0)

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POST: projects/{project_id}/documents/file?filename={filename}&tags={tags}&folder_id={folder_id}&document_type_id={document_type_id}&artifact_type_id={artifact_type_id}&artifact_id={artifact_id}

Description

Adds a new document (file) into the system and associates it with the provided artifact (optional) and project folder/type (optional)

The file must be converted into an array of bytes. Include this and nothing else into the body of the request. The array will take the form of: [number1, number2, number3, and so on], where each number is a value between 0 and 255.

How to Execute

To access this REST web service, you need to use the following URL (make sure to replace any parameters (eg {project_id}) with the relevant value (eg 1):

http://api.inflectra.com/Spira/Services/v5_0/RestService.svc/projects/{project_id}/documents/file?filename={filename}&tags={tags}&folder_id={folder_id}&document_type_id={document_type_id}&artifact_type_id={artifact_type_id}&artifact_id={artifact_id}

Request Parameters

Name Description
project_id The id of the current project (required)
filename The filename to give the uploaded file - can specify the fileformat as well eg file.txt (required)
tags Any meta-tags, comma separated
folder_id The id of the document folder to put the file in
document_type_id The id of the document type to associate with
artifact_type_id The id of the type of artifact to attach it to: (Requirement = 1, TestCase = 2, Incident = 3, Release = 4, TestRun = 5, Task = 6, TestStep = 7, TestSet = 8)
artifact_id The id of the artifact to attach it to

Request Body

Property Description

Return Data

The JSON and XML examples below show the shape of one entry that will be returned. It does not show an example of how that entry will be populated.

Property Description
AttachmentId The id of the attachment
AttachmentTypeId The id of the attachment type File = 1, URL = 2
ProjectAttachmentTypeId The id of the attachment type relative to the current project
ProjectAttachmentFolderId The id of the attachment folder id for the current project
AttachedArtifacts The list of artifacts the document is attached to
AuthorId The id of the user that uploaded the attachment If no value is provided, the authenticated user is used
EditorId The id of the user that edited the document
FilenameOrUrl The filename of the file (if a file attachment) or the full URL if a URL attachment
Description The description of the attachment
UploadDate The date/time the attachment was uploaded
EditedDate The date/time the attachment was last edited
Size The size of the attachment in bytes Pass 0 for a URL attachment
CurrentVersion The version name of the current attachment
Tags The list of meta-tags that should be associated with the attachment
Versions The list of document versions
ProjectAttachmentTypeName The display name of the attachment type relative to the current project This is not whether it's a file or url, but the project-specific classification
AttachmentTypeName The display name of the attachment type (i.e. whether it's a file or url)
AuthorName The display name of the user that uploaded the attachment
EditorName The display name of the user that edited the document
ProjectId The id of the project that the artifact belongs to The current project is always used for Insert operations for security reasons
ArtifactTypeId The type of artifact that we have
ConcurrencyDate The datetime used to track optimistic concurrency to prevent edit conflicts
CustomProperties The list of associated custom properties/fields for this artifact
IsAttachments Does this artifact have any attachments?