Changing bucket authentication

Changing bucket authentication

To change bucket authentication use the POST /pools/default/buckets/acache HTTP method and URI with the authType parameter.

Description

Changing a bucket from port-based authentication to SASL authentication is achieved by changing the active bucket configuration.

Important: When changing the active bucket configuration, specify the existing configuration parameters and the changed authentication parameters.

HTTP method and URI

POST /pools/default/buckets/acache

Parameter:

  • authType - Values type includes sasl or none. Default: none

Syntax

Curl request syntax:

curl -X POST -u [admin]:[password] 
  -d authType=[none | sasl]
  -d saslPassword=[password]
  -d ramQuotaMB=[value]
  http://[localhost]:8091/pools/default/buckets/acache

Example

Curl request example:

curl -X POST -u admin:password 
  -d authType=sasl
  -d saslPassword=letmein
  -d ramQuotaMB=130 
  http://10.5.2.54:8091/pools/default/buckets/acache