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Commands: GetMetadata

The HEAD method is used to retrieve the file's metadata.

Syntax

curl \
	http://{serverUrl}/fs/{fileSystemName}/files/{name}  \
	-X HEAD 
    -I

Request

Query parameter Required Description
name Yes The name of a file

Response

Status code Description
200 OK
404 The file was not found
Return Value Description
Headers The metadata are returned in the response's headers

Example

Download metadata of the /movies/intro.avi file:

curl \
	-X HEAD http://localhost:8080/fs/NorthwindFS/files/movies/intro.avi  \
	-I

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Length: 0
Content-MD5: 3501b7763d91fa9239f2ba64ff850a03
Last-Modified: Fri, 10 Apr 2015 11:56:22 GMT
ETag: "00000000-0000-0004-0000-000000000006"
Server: Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0
Raven-Creation-Date: 2015-04-10T11:56:17.7601842+00:00
Raven-Last-Modified: 2015-04-10T11:56:22.157373+00:00
Creation-Date: 2015-04-10T11:56:17.7601842Z
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Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2015 11:58:10 GMT