The plugin is bundled since TeamCity 5.0. See the usage details in the current documentation version.
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Exposes the TeamCity API via REST.
Details of the API usage are described at the version-specific pages:
- for TeamCity 10.x and TeamCity 2017.x
- for TeamCity 9.x
- for TeamCity 8.x
- for TeamCity versions 5.0 - 7.x
REST API Versions
As REST API evolves from one TeamCity version to another, there can be incompatible changes in the protocol.
URL the latest version is available.
<version> URL, other versions CAN be available. Our general policy is to supply TeamCity with ONE previous version.
In TeamCity 7.x you can use "6.0" instead of <version> to get the previous version of the protocol.
In TeamCity 8.0 you can use "6.0" or "7.0" instead of <version> to get earlier versions of the protocol.
Breaking changes in the API are described in Upgrade Notes sections of the corresponding TeamCity version documentation.
Please note that additions to the objects returned (such as new XML attributes or elements) are not considered major changes and do not cause the protocol version to increment.
Also, the endpoints marked with "Experiments" comment in
application.wadl may change without special notice in future versions.
You can get details on errors and REST request processing in
logs\teamcity-rest.log server log.
Please turn on debug logging (e.g. set Logging Preset to "debug-rest" on Administration/Diagnostics page or modify Log4J "jetbrains.buildServer.server.rest" category) to get details about each processed request.
If you need to extend the plugin with your functionality, you can base your plugin on the current REST API plugin code, but make sure that your plugin does not interfere with the bundled REST plugin. To achieve this, change the
teamcity-plugin.xml file to have a different plugin name and a different value for the "api.path" parameter. Once this is done, your patched plugin and the original REST api plugin can work in the single TeamCity installation.
TeamCity Versions Compatibility
TeamCity 5.0 and above. The plugin is branched with each TeamCity release. The corresponding plugin branch should be used.
Feel free to ask questions and provide feedback in our plugins forum.