Get information of selected DAHITI target

DAHITI-API arguments

Argument Value Description
username e.g. 'username' Username to login on the DAHITI website
password e.g. 'password' Password to login on the DAHITI website
action 'target-info' Action of the request
dahiti_id e.g. '85' DAHITI ID

JSON response from DAHITI server

	"id": "85",
	"target_name": "Albert, Lake",
	"location": null,
	"continent": "Africa",	
	"country": "cd"

Python Example:

import requests
import json
import pprint

url = 'https://dahiti.dgfi.tum.de/api/v1/'

args = {}
""" required options """
args['username'] = 'username'
args['password'] = 'password'
args['action'] = 'target-info'
args['dahiti_id'] = '85'

""" send request as method POST """
response = requests.post(url, data=args)

if response.status_code == 200:
	""" convert json string in python dictionary """
	data = json.loads(response.text)
	print response.status_code

Curl Example:

curl --data "username=username&password=password&action=target-info&dahiti_id=85" -X POST https://dahiti.dgfi.tum.de/api/v1/

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