REST

REST Trigger

This trigger provides your flogo application the ability to start an action via REST over HTTP

Installation

flogo install github.com/project-flogo/contrib/trigger/rest

Configuration

Settings:

Name Type Description
port int The port to listen on - REQUIRED
enableTLS bool Enable TLS on the server
certFile string The path to PEM encoded server certificate
keyFile string The path to PEM encoded server key

Handler Settings:

Name Type Description
method string The HTTP method (ie. GET,POST,PUT,PATCH or DELETE) - REQUIRED
path string The resource path - REQUIRED

Output:

Name Type Description
pathParams params The path parameters (e.g., ‘id’ in http://…/pet/:id/name )
queryParams params The query parameters (e.g., ‘id’ in http://…/pet?id=someValue )
headers params The HTTP header parameters
method string The HTTP method used for the request
content any The content of the request

Reply:

Name Type Description
code int The http code to reply with
data any The data to reply with

Example Configurations

Triggers are configured via the triggers.json of your application. The following are some example configuration of the REST Trigger.

POST

Configure the Trigger to handle a POST on /device

{
  "triggers": [
    {
      "id": "flogo-rest",
      "ref": "github.com/project-flogo/contrib/trigger/rest",
      "settings": {
        "port": 8080
      },
      "handlers": [
        {
          "settings": {
            "method": "POST",
            "path": "/device"
          },
          "action": {
            "ref": "github.com/project-flogo/flow",
            "settings": {
              "flowURI": "res://flow:new_device_flow"
            }
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}

GET

Configure the Trigger to handle a GET on /device/:id

{
  "triggers": [
    {
      "id": "flogo-rest",
      "ref": "github.com/project-flogo/contrib/trigger/rest",
      "settings": {
        "port": 8080
      },
      "handlers": [
        {
          "settings": {
            "method": "GET",
            "path": "/device/:id"
          },
          "action": {
            "ref": "github.com/project-flogo/flow",
            "settings": {
              "flowURI": "res://flow:get_device_flow"
            },
            "input":{
              "deviceId":"=$.pathParams.id"
            }
          }
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}