Accessing the Talend Dictionary Service REST API documentation
REST API simplifies your interaction with the data stored on the Talend Dictionary Service server by using a number of methods or request types.
You can access all REST API documentation pages based on Swagger and run requests.
- Start Talend Dictionary Service.
Open a Web browser and enter the following URL, where
<port>correspond to the URL of your Talend Dictionary Service instance:
http://<host>:<port>/swagger-ui.htmlBy default, the port used is
The Talend Dictionary Service REST API documentation page opens and operations are classified into different categories:
- Click a category name to display the operation list under the category.
From the categories list:
Select To Show/Hide show or hide the operation list List Operations expand or collapse the operation list Expand Operations expand the details of the operation
and use your credentials to log in.In the Response Headers area, you get a bearer authentication.
Start testing the execution of different operations.
To get results from the executed operations, use the Curl command from the response.
Include the bearer authentication you got when you logged in as part of your authorization header. For example:
curl -X GET --header 'Authorization: Bearer <token>' --header 'Accept: application/json' 'http://localhost:8187/categories?caseSensitive=false&isExact=false'