Method: projects.locations.connectionProfiles.discover

Use this method to discover a connection profile. The discover API call exposes the data objects and metadata belonging to the profile. Typically, a request returns children data objects under a parent data object that's optionally supplied in the request.

HTTP request

POST https://datastream.googleapis.com/v1/{parent}/connectionProfiles:discover

Path parameters

Parameters
parent

string

Required. The parent resource of the connection profile type. Must be in the format projects/*/locations/*.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource parent:

  • datastream.connectionProfiles.discover

Request body

The request body contains data with the following structure:

JSON representation
{

  // Union field target can be only one of the following:
  "connectionProfile": {
    object (ConnectionProfile)
  },
  "connectionProfileName": string
  // End of list of possible types for union field target.

  // Union field hierarchy can be only one of the following:
  "fullHierarchy": boolean,
  "hierarchyDepth": integer
  // End of list of possible types for union field hierarchy.

  // Union field data_object can be only one of the following:
  "oracleRdbms": {
    object (OracleRdbms)
  },
  "mysqlRdbms": {
    object (MysqlRdbms)
  }
  // End of list of possible types for union field data_object.
}
Fields
Union field target. The connection profile on which to run discover. target can be only one of the following:
connectionProfile

object (ConnectionProfile)

An ad-hoc connection profile configuration.

connectionProfileName

string

A reference to an existing connection profile.

Union field hierarchy. The depth of the retrieved hierarchy of data objects. hierarchy can be only one of the following:
fullHierarchy

boolean

Whether to retrieve the full hierarchy of data objects (TRUE) or only the current level (FALSE).

hierarchyDepth

integer

The number of hierarchy levels below the current level to be retrieved.

Union field data_object. The data object to enrich with child data objects and metadata. data_object can be only one of the following:
oracleRdbms

object (OracleRdbms)

Oracle RDBMS to enrich with child data objects and metadata.

mysqlRdbms

object (MysqlRdbms)

MySQL RDBMS to enrich with child data objects and metadata.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

Response from a discover request.

JSON representation
{

  // Union field data_object can be only one of the following:
  "oracleRdbms": {
    object (OracleRdbms)
  },
  "mysqlRdbms": {
    object (MysqlRdbms)
  }
  // End of list of possible types for union field data_object.
}
Fields
Union field data_object. The data object that has been enriched by the discover API call. data_object can be only one of the following:
oracleRdbms

object (OracleRdbms)

Enriched Oracle RDBMS object.

mysqlRdbms

object (MysqlRdbms)

Enriched MySQL RDBMS object.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/cloud-platform

For more information, see the Authentication Overview.