[Archivesspace_Users_Group] Question about REST API

Brian Harrington brian.harrington at lyrasis.org
Fri May 15 17:16:28 EDT 2015

Hi Mark,

You need to hit the backend at port 8089, rather than the UI at 8080.
That should do it.

Hope this helps,


Brian Harrington
Repository Software Developer
brian.harrington at lyrasis.org
skype: abbistani

On 5/15/15, 4:39 PM, "Mark Cyzyk" <mcyzyk at jhu.edu> wrote:

>Dear ArchivesSpace Community,
>I have a very elementary question about the REST API:
>Let's suppose I am logged on to my ArchivesSpace instance as "admin".
>This is in Firefox.  This begins my server-side session.
>And let's say I have the Firefox "Poster" extension installed
>Now, from within Poster, I issue a GET request for the following:
>I'm thinking I should get a response in JSON or XML, a list of all
>users.  But what I get is the page source of
>What am I doing wrong?
>Best regards,
>Mark Cyzyk, M.A., M.L.S.
>Scholarly Communication Architect
>User Interface Applications Group
>The Sheridan Libraries
>The Johns Hopkins University
>mcyzyk at jhu.edu
>Verba volant, scripta manent.
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