Updating a SAML IdP

Last updated: 2019-04-17 17:03:04

API Description

This API (UpdateSAMLProvider) is used to update the description or the metadata document of a SAML IdP.

Request domain name: cam.api.qcloud.com

Request method: HTTP POST

Input parameters

The following request parameter list only provides API request parameters. Other common parameters can be found in Common Request Parameters.

Parameter Name Required Type Description
name Yes String SAML IdP name
desc No String IdP description
SAMLMetadataDocument No String SAML IdP metadata document must be Base64 encoded, and its maximum size is 64 KB

Note: If the IdP metadata document exceeds the file size limit, you can delete any of XML nodes except IDPSSODescriptor from the XML metadata document.

Output parameters



Update the description and the metadata document of the SAML IdP named IdP.

Input example:
POST /v2/index.php HTTP/1.1
Host: cam.api.qcloud.com
Accept: */*
Content-Length: 3927
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded

Action=UpdateSAMLProvider&name=idp&SAMLMetadataDocument=U0FNTE1ldGFkYXRhRG9jdW1lbnQgdjI=&desc=descriptor2&<Common request parameters>
Output example:
    "code": 0,
    "message": "",
    "codeDesc": "Success",
    "data": [

Error codes

The following only lists the error codes related to this API. For other error codes, see Common Error Codes.

Error Code Description
InvalidParameter.ProviderNotExist The IdP does not exist.
InvalidParameter.SAMLMetadataDocument Invalid SAML IdP metadata document