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template.exists

Description

boolean template.exists(object filter)

This method checks if at least one template that matches the given filter criteria exists.

Parameters

(object) Criteria to search by.

The following parameters are supported as search criteria.

Parameter Type Description
host string/array Technical names of the templates.
name string/array Visible names of the templates.
node string Name of the node the templates must belong to.

This will override the nodeids parameter.
nodeids string/array IDs of the node the hosts must belong to.
templateid string/array Template IDs.

Return values

(boolean) Returns true if at least one template that matches the given filter criteria exists.

Examples

Check template on a node

Check if a template with the technical name “Linux template” exists on the node with ID 1.

Request:

{
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "method": "template.exists",
    "params": {
        "host": "Linux template",
        "nodeids": [
            "1"
        ]
    },
    "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
    "id": 1
}

Response:

{
    "jsonrpc": "2.0",
    "result": true,
    "id": 1
}

See also

Source

CTemplate::exists() in frontends/php/api/classes/CTemplate.php.