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exists()

Available since version: 1.8.3
This function allows you to check whether item with given item data exists.

Parameters

Parameter Type Optional Description Details
nodeids array yes List of node IDs where to search for given item
key_ string No Item key
hostid string yes Host ID
host string yes Host name

Returns

Parameter Description
result Operation successful. Result will contain boolean variable.
error In case of any errors

Example

Check if item with key "vfs.file.cksum[c:\config.sys]" exists for host "Windows-Server"

{
       "jsonrpc":"2.0",
       "method":"item.exists",
       "params":{
           "host": "Windows-Server",
           "key_": "vfs.file.cksum[c:\config.sys]"
       },
       "auth":"3a57200802b24cda67c4e4010b50c065",
       "id":2
       }

Item exists:

{
       "jsonrpc":"2.0",
       "result": true,
       "id":2
       }