Action: GetNodeType

Purpose: Returns the NodeType of a specified Node. XML DOM NodeTypes supported in M/DB:X are as follows:

Action-specific name/value pairs:

Parameter Name Description
NodeOID The OID of the node whose NodeType property is to be retrieved.

Alternatively, the parameters above can be incorporated into a single JSON string and specified using the parameter name JSON, eg:

{NodeOID:"1-4"}

Example Request

Action=GetNodeType
&MDBAccessKeyId=[your access key id]
&NodeOID=1-4
&Signature=[computed signature]
&SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256
&SignatureVersion=2
&Timestamp=2009-06-14T13%3A19%3A41
&Version=2009-04-15
&db=mdbx

or:

Action=GetNodeType
&JSON=%7BNodeOID%3A%221-4%22%7D
&MDBAccessKeyId=[your access key id]
&OutputFormat=JSON
&Signature=[computed signature]
&SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256
&SignatureVersion=2
&Timestamp=2009-06-14T13%3A19%3A41
&Version=2009-04-15
&db=mdbx

Example Response

XML

<?xml version='1.0'?>
<GetNodeTypeResponse xmlns="http://mdbx.mgateway.com/doc/2009-06-05/">
   <GetNodeTypeResult>
      <NodeType>
         1
      </NodeType>
      <NodeTypeName>
         Element
      </NodeTypeName>
   </GetNodeTypeResult>
</GetNodeTypeResponse>

JSON (ie if OutputFormat=JSON specified in the Request)

{NodeType:1,NodeTypeName:"Element"}