Identity

Identity()
Identity()
Identity()
Identity()
identity()
Identity()
Identity()

Description

This function is deprecated as of API version 4. Use the CurrentIdentity function instead.

See the Deprecations page for more details.

The Identity function returns the Reference of the identity document involved in the current query, if there is one. You can use the Reference to fetch the identity document and inspect its contents.

Authorization for every Fauna query involves a secret, which was created by a key, token, or is embedded in a JSON Web Token (JWT).

The secrets for keys provide anonymous, role-based access to a Fauna database, so no identity document is available. If you call Identity when using a key’s secret, an error occurs.

When authentication is performed by an identity provider, Identity returns the contents of the associated JWT’s sub field.

Parameters

None.

Returns

A Reference to the identity document authorized to run the current query, or an error when using anonymous authorization.

Examples

try
{
    Value result = await client.Query(
        Identity()
    );
    Console.WriteLine(result);
}
catch (Exception e)
{
    Console.WriteLine($"ERROR: {e.Message}");
}
RefV(id = "1", collection = RefV(id = "users", collection = RefV(id = "collections")))
result, err := client.Query(
	f.Identity())

if err != nil {
	fmt.Fprintln(os.Stderr, err)
} else {
	fmt.Println(result)
}
{1 0xc000170150 0xc000170150 <nil>}
System.out.println(
    client.query(
        Identity()
    ).get());
ref(id = "1", collection = ref(id = "users", collection = ref(id = "collections")))
client.query(
  q.Identity()
)
.then((ret) => console.log(ret))
.catch((err) => console.error('Error: %s', err))
Ref(Collection("users"), "1")
result = client.query(
  q.identity()
)
print(result)
Ref(id=1, collection=Ref(id=users, collection=Ref(id=collections)))
try {
  println(Await.result(
    client.query(
      Identity()
    ),
    5.seconds
  ))
} catch {
  case unknown: Throwable => println("Error: " + unknown.getMessage())
}
ref(id = "1", collection = ref(id = "users", collection = ref(id = "collections")))
Identity()
Ref(Collection("users"), "1")

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