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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 24, 2023

From RESTAPI be able to query setting on tape library

As a validation check we audit our estate daily looking for changes in configuration not following an agreed pattern.

Can we please have a method via RESTAPI to query all the setting that can be set via the GUI


Ideally I would like to get these fields as a bare minimum :-

Password Security 

    Minimum number of characters: (8-32)

    Minimum number of uppercase characters: (0-3)

    Minimum number of lowercase characters: (0-3)

    Minimum number of numeric characters: (0-3)

    Minimum number of special characters: (0-3)

    Maximum number of identical consecutive characters: (0-3)

    Maximum number of failed logins before password locked: (0-10)

    Maximum number of days before password must be changed: (0-365)

    Minimum number of days before password can be changed: (0-365)

    Number of password changes before an old password can be used again: (0-8)

Session Timeout

    Minutes of inactivity before session expires

Time Server

    Primary NTP server

    Secondary NTP server

    Library Time Zone

 Notification settings

    SNMP Version

    SNMP Community

    SNMP TRAP Destination


Idea priority Medium
  • Admin
    Jun 28, 2023

    This request may not be delivered within the release currently under development, but the theme is aligned with the current multi-year strategy. IBM may consider and evaluate any RFE Community feedback for this request through activities such as voting. IBM will update this request in the future.


TS4300 additional RESTful API information

Add more information to RESTful API information available at TS4300.Currently only a basic stack of information is available. We would like to have more information like if a tape drive is in use or not and by whom.
almost 6 years ago in IBM TS4300 Tape Library 2 Future consideration