GET /privileges

Use this GET method to retrieve information about all user privileges.

Note: This API requires Lenovo XClarity Administrator v2.4.0 or later.


Authentication with user name and password is required.

Request URL

GET https://<management_server_IP>/privileges

Query parameters


Request body


Response codes

Code Description
200 OK
40 Bad Request: The request to retrieve privileges could not be completed because it is not formatted correctly.
500 Internal server error

Response body

Attributes Type Description
response Array of objects Information about each user privilege
  category Object Category to which the privilege belongs
    description String Category description
    id String Category ID
  description String Privilege description
  id String Privilege ID
  managementModulePermission Long (Management-module permissions only) LDAP permission bits (bitstrings) that are associated with the privilege.

For information about the LDAP permission bits for each management module, see the online documentation.

  name String Privilege name
result String Result of the request . This can be one of the following values.
  • success. The request completed successfully.
  • failed. The request failed. A descriptive error message was returned.
  • warning. The request completed with a warning. A descriptive error message was returned.
messages Array of objects Information about one or more messages
  explanation String Additional information to clarify the reason for the message
  id String Message identifier of a returned message
  recovery Array of objects Recovery information
    text String User actions that can be taken to recover from the event
    URL String Link to the help system for more information, if available
  text String Message text associated with the message identifier

Response example

   "response": [{
      "category": {
         "description": "Default",
         "id": "502"
      "description": "Access All Resources",
      "id": "65",
      "name": "lxc-access-all-resources"
      "category": {
         "description": "Task Management",
         "id": "521"
      "description": "Run jobs",
      "id": "455",
      "name": "lxc-tasks-run-jobs"
   "result": "success",
   "messages": [{
      "explanation": "",
      "id": "FQXHMSE0001I",
      "recovery": {
         "text": "Information only. No action is required.",
         "URL": ""
      "text": "The request completed successfully."