Error Response Codes

The RESTCONF API returns standard HTTP status codes in addition to JSON-based error codes and messages in the response body.

Table 1. HTTP Status Codes
Code Description
200 OK The request was successful
201 Created The resource was created successfully
204 No Content Success with no response body
400 Bad Request The operation failed because the request is syntactically incorrect or violated schema
401 Unauthorized The authentication credentials are invalid or the user is not authorized to use the API
404 Not Found The server did not find the specified resource that matches the request URL
405 Method Not Allowed The API does not support the requested HTTP method