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Create Permission

Create a permission record for the account the user is logged in to.

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Prerequisite:  Example assumes you have previously authenticated, and your valid session cookie is in 'mycookie'.

Example Call

curl -i -H X_API_VERSION:1.5 -b mycookie -X POST -d permission[user_href]=/api/users/49052 -d permission[role_title]=observer

Sample Output

Note: Requires 'admin' role, as stated in the Permissions online reference information.  Without 'admin' you will get an "HTTP 403 Forbidden" message. 

HTTP/1.1 201 Created.
Server: nginx/0.7.67
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2011 21:53:30 GMT
Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8
Transfer-Encoding: chunked
Connection: keep-alive
Status: 201 Created
Location: /api/permissions/11
X-Runtime: 213
X-Request-Uuid: 7d1f40f69a5a451b8833b8f537498c83
Set-Cookie: _session_id=3c6e155612b283b6e24a8e972839c257; path=/; Secure; HttpOnly
Cache-Control: no-cache
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