Permissions matrix for Cloud Images

  • Last updated on: 2016-12-05
  • Authored by: Renee Rendon

The Cloud Images permissions matrix displays specific permissions for the following roles:

  • Admin provides full access to create, read, update, and delete.
  • Creator provides access to create, read, and update.
  • Observer provides read-only access.

The matrix displays the Cloud Images methods, their corresponding RESTful API commands, and the roles that are supported.

Method API action Role Description
List images GET /v2/images Observer, Creator, Admin Lists public virtual machine (VM) images.
Get image details GET /v2/images/{image_id} Observer, Creator, Admin Gets the details for the specified image.
Update an Image PATCH /v2/images/{image_id} Admin Updates the specified image.
Delete an Image DELETE /v2/images/{image_id} Admin Deletes the specified image.
Create image member POST /v2/images/{image_id}/members Creator, Admin Adds the specified tenant ID as an image member (user).
List image members GET /v2/images/{image_id}/members Observer, Creator, Admin Returns a collection of members (user) with whom the image has been shared.
Get image member details GET /v2/images/{image_id}/members/{member_id} Observer, Creator, Admin Gets details for a specified image member.
Update image member PUT /v2/images/{image_id}/members/{member_id} Admin Sets the specified status for the specified member (user) of the specified image.
Delete image member DELETE /v2/images/{image_id}/members/{member_id} Admin Deletes the specified tenant ID from the member list of the specified image.
Add image tag PUT /v2/images/{image_id}/tags/{tag} Observer, Creator, Admin Adds the specified tag to the specified image.
Delete image tag DELETE /v2/images/{image_id}/tags/{tag} Observer, Creator, Admin Deletes the specified tag from the specified image.
Get images schema GET /v2/schemas/images Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents an images entity, which is a container of image entities.
Get image schema GET /v2/schemas/image Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents a single image entity.
Get image members schema GET /v2/schemas/members Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents an image members entity.
Get image member schema GET /v2/schemas/member Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents an image member entity.
Get task schema GET /v2/schemas/task Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents a specified task entity.
Get tasks schema GET /v2/schemas/tasks Observer, Creator, Admin Gets a json-schema document that represents a tasks entity.
List tasks GET /v2/tasks Observer, Creator, Admin Returns a collection of tasks.
Create a task to import or export images POST /v2/tasks Admin Creates an import or export image task.
Get task details GET /v2/tasks/{task_id} Observer, Creator, Admin Gets the details for a specified task.

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