CreateDatabase

CreateDatabase( param_object )
CreateDatabase( param_object )
CreateDatabase( param_object )
CreateDatabase( param_object )
create_database( param_object )
create_database param_object
CreateDatabase( param_object )
CreateDatabase( param_object )

Description

The CreateDatabase function adds a new database to the cluster with the specified parameters. It requires an admin key for authentication.

Parameters

Argument Type Definition and Requirements

param_object

Object

The param_object fields are described below.

param_object

Field Name Field Type Definition and Requirements

name

String

The name of a database. Databases cannot be named any of the following reserved words: events, set, self, instances, or _.

data

Object

Optional - This is user-defined metadata for the database. It is provided for the developer to store information at the database level.

api_version

Number

Optional - The default client driver API version for the requests made to this database. Defaults to "2.0"

priority

Long

Optional - A relative weight between 1 and 500, inclusive, indicating how many resources this database is allowed to utilize. Defaults to 1. A higher number means more resources.

Returns

An object containing the metadata of CreateDatabase operations.

Field Name Field Type Definition and Requirements

ref

Reference

The reference is an automatically generated unique identifier for the database that was created.

name

String

The name of the database just created.

ts

Long

The timestamp associated with the creation of the instance.

Examples

The query below creates a database named "db-next" and returns the reference to the database, the name of the database, and the time the database was created.

curl https://db.fauna.com/ \
    -u fnAChGwBacACAEZtRZFDXpyjIvq-sln34m-va4Km: \
    -d '{ "create_database": { "object": { "name": "db-next" } } }'
client.Query(CreateDatabase(Obj("name", "db-next")));
System.out.println(
      client.query(
            CreateDatabase(Obj("name", Value("db-next")))
      ).get());
result, _ := client.Query(f.CreateDatabase(f.Obj{"name": "db-next"}))

fmt.Println(result)
client.query(CreateDatabase(Obj("name" -> "db-next")))
client.query(q.create_database({"name": "db-next"}))
$client.query do
  create_database name: 'db-next'
end
client.query(CreateDatabase(Obj("name" => "db-next")))
client.query(q.CreateDatabase({ name: "db-next" }))
  .then((ret) => console.log(ret))
HTTP/1.1 201 Created
{
  "resource": {
    "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
    "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
    "ts": 1509244539938619,
    "name": "db-next"
  }
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
  "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
  "ts": 1509244539938619,
  "name": "db-next"
}
{
  ref: ref(id = "db-next", class = ref(id = "databases")),
  ts: 1526674566784752,
  name: "db-next"
}
map[ref:{db-next 0xc42021caa0 <nil>} ts:1509244539938619 name:db-next]
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
  "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
  "ts": 1509244539938619,
  "name": "db-next"
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
  "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
  "ts": 1509244539938619,
  "name": "db-next"
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
  "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
  "ts": 1509244539938619,
  "name": "db-next"
}
{
  "ref": { "@ref": "databases/db-next" },
  "class": { "@ref": "databases" },
  "ts": 1509244539938619,
  "name": "db-next"
}
{ ref: Ref(id=db-next, class=Ref(id=databases)),
  ts: 1527274824500534,
  name: 'db-next' }