GET: Get the Attributes of a Channel - AWS Elemental Conductor Live 3

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GET: Get the Attributes of a Channel

Get the attributes of the specified channel.

HTTP Request and Response

Request URL

GET http://<Conductor IP address>/channels/<ID of channel>?metacounts=true


  • ?metacounts=true is optional but adds additional information to the response.


The response contains XML content consisting of one channel element with the same elements as the response for GET Channel List, above.

Call Header

  • Accept: Set to application/xml

If you are implementing user authentication, you must also include three authorization headers; see Header Content for User Authentication.


This response shows the information for the channel with the ID 1.

GET ---------------------------------------- Content-type:application/xml ---------------------------------------- <channel href="/channels/1" product="AWS Elemental Conductor Live" version="3.3.nnnnn"> <id>1</id> <name>Channel A</name> <profile_id>2</profile_id> <channel_params type="array"> <channel_param> <name>input network location</name> <value>udp://</value> </channel_param> </channel_params> <node_id>3</node_id> <permalink_name>Mendis_News_Channel/permalink_name> <service_name>MendisNewsChannel</service_name> <service_provider_name>MendisNetworks</service_provider_name> <status>running</status> <active_alerts>2</active_alerts> <recent_error_messages>0</recent_error_messages> </channel>