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 Administrator:password \
 -d 'authType=sasl' \
 -d 'saslPassword=letmein' \
 -d 'ramQuotaMB=130' \ 
  http://10.5.2.54:8091/pools/default/buckets/acache