REST API Errors Responses Should Provide Reason for Error

REST API Errors Responses Should Provide Reason for Error

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Brief Description: Enable Micro Focus Operations Orchestration to provide proper error messages back to the REST API Caller. This will help the user understand what the issue is when calling the REST API and how to proceed forward.

Today if the online documentation isn't accurate or the payload is malformed, the REST API caller has to dig through the Central Servers server.log to better understand what the issue is. In a world where the REST API is a gateway for a user to call Orchestration, this takes time away from the administrators of the OO platform to provide the errors logged in server.log

Benefits/Value

  • More user friendly error messages for REST APIs. 
  • Empowers developers to resolve there REST API issues without having to engage Administrators of the OO platform
  • If the payload is malformed, the REST API can provided the proper structure

Design details:

  • Errors that are displayed in Central Server server.log should be provided back to the caller of the REST API
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Micro Focus Contributor
Micro Focus Contributor
Status changed to: Waiting for Votes

Let's get community support for the idea

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