GetFilePermissions


Definition

Retrieves write permissions for a Web hosting folder.

Usage

Use this command to retrieve write permissions for a Web hosting folder.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to webhostingtest.ehost-services.com with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

http://webhostingtest.ehost-services.com/websites/advanced.asp?Path=/acct

The Write access allowed check box indicates the return value for the GetFilePermissions command.

Constraints

The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The Web hosting account must belong to this domain name account.
  • The root directory always has write permission.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

https://resellertest.enom.com/interface.asp?
command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue

 

Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
HostAccount Required Name of the Web hosting account 14
Directory Required Name of the directory to retrieve write permission on. Use format Directory=DirectoryName/SubdirectoryName Specify the directory path from the root, forward slash— or backslash—delimited, with no initial slash. 254
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Permission Write permission on this directory. Value F indicates that write permission is on; R indicates that write permission is off.
Successful Success status of the query
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
Err(x) Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.

 

Notes

  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.

Example