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Example API session

An example Zabbix API session might look like this. See Zabbix API introduction for more details.

Query:

{
           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "user.authenticate",
           "params": {
               "user": "Admin",
               "password": "zabbix"
           },
           "auth": null,
           "id": 0
       }

Response:

{
           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": "13f28ca608a4b12c83a32d749229da71",
           "id": 0
       }

Query:

{
           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "host.get",
           "params": {
               "output": "extend"
           },
           "auth": "13f28ca608a4b12c83a32d749229da71",
           "id": 2
       }

Response:

{
           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": [
               {
                   "maintenances": [
                       {
                           "maintenanceid": "0"
                       }
                   ],
                   "hostid": "10017",
                   "proxy_hostid": "0",
                   "host": "Zabbix server",
                   "dns": "",
                   "useip": "1",
                   "ip": "127.0.0.1",
                   "port": "10050",
                   "status": "0",
                   "disable_until": "0",
                   "error": "",
                   "available": "1",
                   "errors_from": "0",
                   "lastaccess": "0",
                   "inbytes": "0",
                   "outbytes": "0",
                   "useipmi": "0",
                   "ipmi_port": "623",
                   "ipmi_authtype": "0",
                   "ipmi_privilege": "2",
                   "ipmi_username": "",
                   "ipmi_password": "",
                   "ipmi_disable_until": "0",
                   "ipmi_available": "0",
                   "snmp_disable_until": "0",
                   "snmp_available": "0",
                   "maintenanceid": "0",
                   "maintenance_status": "0",
                   "maintenance_type": "0",
                   "maintenance_from": "0",
                   "ipmi_ip": "",
                   "ipmi_errors_from": "0",
                   "snmp_errors_from": "0",
                   "ipmi_error": "",
                   "snmp_error": ""
               }
           ],
           "id": 2
       }