Method: projects.secrets.create

Creates a new Secret containing no SecretVersions.

HTTP request

POST https://secretmanager.googleapis.com/v1/{parent=projects/*}/secrets

The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters

Parameters
parent

string

Required. The resource name of the project to associate with the Secret, in the format projects/*.

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

  • secretmanager.secrets.create

Query parameters

Parameters
secretId

string

Required. This must be unique within the project.

A secret ID is a string with a maximum length of 255 characters and can contain uppercase and lowercase letters, numerals, and the hyphen (-) and underscore (_) characters.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Secret.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of Secret.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:

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

For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

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