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Feb 12, 2024

iControl REST API Pool Member disable

Hello Everyone,    Iam working on an script to disable the pool members but seems we are getting issues, I tried multiple types but still its not working. Could someone review the below and quote m...
  • JRahm's avatar
    Feb 12, 2024

    also FYI...if you get a working postman sample, you can click the </> icon and find samples in a lot of tools/languages of that specific query.


    And the python sample they shared from my working postman PATCH is:

    import requests
    import json
    url = "https://ltm15/mgmt/tm/ltm/pool/~Common~nginx-pool/members/~Common~"
    payload = json.dumps({
      "session": "user-disabled",
      "state": "user-down"
    headers = {
      'Content-Type': 'application/json',
      'Authorization': 'Basic notsofastmyfriends',
      'Cookie': 'BIGIPAuthCookie=supersecretpassphrasehere; BIGIPAuthUsernameCookie=admin'
    response = requests.request("PATCH", url, headers=headers, data=payload)