[openstack-dev] [Neutron]: partially update over REST APIs

Salvatore Orlando sorlando at nicira.com
Tue Apr 7 11:28:02 UTC 2015

Neutron PUT operations currently fulfil PATCH semantics in most cases.
If you omit an attribute in a PUT request its value will stay unchanged.

This behaviour, even if not strictly correct, will not change until a
strategy for evolving the API is implemented.


On 7 April 2015 at 02:06, Yi Yang <yyos1999 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Does neutron support partially update over REST APIs (PUT method)?
> In other words, if an property is NOT included in the update, will be
> property be removed, or just kept as its existing value?
> Yi
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