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sec:create-credential

sec:create-credential(
   name as xs:string,
   description as xs:string,
   username as xs:string?,
   password as xs:string?,
   certificate as xs:string?,
   private-key as xs:string?,
   signing as xs:boolean,
   targets as element(sec:credential-target)*,
   permissions as element(sec:permission)*
) as xs:unsignedLong

Summary

This function creates a new security credential with the specified values.

Parameters
name A name for this credential.
description A description for this credential.
username An optional username for this credential.
password An optional password for this credential.
certificate An optional PEM encoded certificate for this credential.
private-key An optional PEM encoded private key for this credential.
signing Whether this credential may be used for signing certificates.
targets Any targets that this credential may be used to access.
permissions Permissions for who can access this credential. Read allows viewing of the credential, including encrypted keys. Execute only allows use of the credential. Read implies execute.

Required Privileges

http://marklogic.com/xdmp/privileges/create-credential

Usage Notes

This function must be executed against the security database.

Example



xquery version "1.0-ml"; 
 
import module namespace sec = "http://marklogic.com/xdmp/security" 
      at "/MarkLogic/security.xqy";
 
sec:create-credential("my-secure-credential", "a secure credential", 
   "secure-user", "secure-password", (), (), fn:false(), (), 
   xdmp:permission("secure-role", "execute"))
    

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