DatabaseΒΆ

The @database endpoint exposes system information about the Plone database (ZODB).

Send a GET request to the @database endpoint:

http

GET /plone/@database HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/json
Authorization: Basic YWRtaW46c2VjcmV0

curl

curl -i http://nohost/plone/@database -H 'Accept: application/json' --user admin:secret

httpie

http http://nohost/plone/@database Accept:application/json -a admin:secret

python-requests

requests.get('http://nohost/plone/@database', headers={'Accept': 'application/json'}, auth=('admin', 'secret'))

The response will contain the database information:

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

{
  "@id": "http://localhost:55001/plone/@database",
  "cache_detail_length": [
    {
      "connection": "<Connection at 11238e150>",
      "ngsize": 393,
      "size": 862
    },
    {
      "connection": "<Connection at 112530c50>",
      "ngsize": 46,
      "size": 261
    }
  ],
  "cache_length": 439,
  "cache_length_bytes": 0,
  "cache_size": 400,
  "database_size": 230,
  "db_name": "FunctionalTest",
  "db_size": 92516
}

Note

The system endpoint is protected by the plone.app.controlpanel.Overview permission that requires the site-administrator or manager role.