All API requests should be made to the /api/0/ prefix, and will return JSON as the response:

$ curl -i
HTTP/1.0 200 OK
Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2015 18:47:20 GMT
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Language: en

{"version": "0"}

HTTP Verbs

Sentry makes an attempt to stick to appropriate HTTP verbs, but we always prioritize usability over correctness.

Method Description
DELETE Used for deleting resources.
GET Used for retrieving resources.
OPTIONS Describes the given endpoint.
POST Used for creating resources.
PUT Used for updating resources. Partial data is accepted where possible.

Parameters and Data

Any parameters not included in the URL should be encoded as JSON with a Content-Type of 'application/json':

$ curl -i \
    -d '{"status": "resolved"}' \
    -H 'Content-Type: application/json'

Additional parameters are sometimes specified via the querystring, even for POST, PUT, and DELETE requests:

$ curl -i \
    -d '{"status": "resolved"}' \
    -H 'Content-Type: application/json'