Creates a Folder in the resource hierarchy. Returns an Operation which can be used to track the progress of the folder creation workflow. Upon success the Operation.response field will be populated with the created Folder.
In order to succeed, the addition of this new Folder must not violate the Folder naming, height or fanout constraints.
- The Folder's displayName must be distinct from all other Folder's that share its parent.
- The addition of the Folder must not cause the active Folder hierarchy to exceed a height of 4. Note, the full active + deleted Folder hierarchy is allowed to reach a height of 8; this provides additional headroom when moving folders that contain deleted folders.
- The addition of the Folder must not cause the total number of Folders under its parent to exceed 100.
If the operation fails due to a folder constraint violation, some errors may be returned by the folders.create request, with status code FAILED_PRECONDITION and an error description. Other folder constraint violations will be communicated in the Operation, with the specific PreconditionFailure returned via the details list in the Operation.error field.
The caller must have
resourcemanager.folders.create permission on the identified parent.
The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.
Required. The resource name of the new Folder's parent. Must be of the form
Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource
The request body contains an instance of
If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of
Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:
For more information, see the Authentication Overview.