SetFilePermissions


Definition

Set write permissions on Web hosting folders.

Usage

Allow or deny write permissions for Web hosting folders.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to webhostingtest.ehost-services.com with Login ID resellwebid, password resellwebpw.

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

The Write access allowed check box sets the value, and the SAVE NEW FOLDER SETTINGS button calls the SetFilePermissions 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 SetFilePermissions command applies to subdirectories but not to root.

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 Web hosting account name 14
Directory Required Name of the directory to allow 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
WriteAccess Required Write permission setting. Permitted values are on and off. 3
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Successful Success status of this 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 parameterErr(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise, process the returned parameters as defined above.

Example