Description

This function deploys staged changes to the ModSecurity™ configuration file and restarts Apache.


If the new configuration is invalid, the system will restore the original configuration and maintain the staged changes.

Examples 




https://hostname.example.com:2087/cpsess##########/json-api/modsec_deploy_rule_changes?api.version=1&config=modsec_vendor_configs%2Fexample.conf




https://hostname.example.com:2087/cpsess##########/xml-api/modsec_deploy_rule_changes?api.version=1&config=modsec_vendor_configs%2Fexample.conf




whmapi1 modsec_deploy_rule_changes config=modsec_vendor_configs%5C%2Fexample.conf



{
    "data": {},
    "metadata": {
        "version": 1,
        "reason": "OK",
        "result": 1,
        "command": "modsec_deploy_rule_changes"
    }
}




<result>
  <data></data>
  <metadata>
    <command>modsec_deploy_rule_changes</command>
    <reason>OK</reason>
    <result>1</result>
    <version>1</version>
  </metadata>
</result>



Parameters

ParameterTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample
configstring

Required

The ModSecurity™ configuration file's path and name.

A valid path and filename, relative to the /usr/local/apache/conf/ directory. modsec_vendor_configs/example.conf

Returns

This function only returns metadata.