1 Reply Latest reply on Jun 22, 2017 1:51 AM by 1137006

    400 BadRequest on REST API for Cloud Content and Experience



      I'm trying to access my content/document cloud with REST API for Android Platform,


      My request call to get folder information and all working fine ,
      Now that I'm trying to upload a file as per details mentioned here http://docs.oracle.com/en/cloud/paas/content-cloud/rest-api-content-management/op-documents-api-1.1-files-data-post.html


      I ended up with 400 Bad Request , I don't know what I'm missing or not doing.


      Can any one help me out.


      Following are the frameworks & tools used,

      Android SDK & Android Studio
      Retrofit 2


      Following are the gradle/library version

      compile 'com.squareup.retrofit2:retrofit:2.3.0'
      compile 'com.squareup.retrofit2:converter-gson:2.3.0'
      compile 'com.squareup.okhttp3:logging-interceptor:3.4.1'
      compile 'com.squareup.okhttp3:okhttp:3.4.1'

      Java/Android Http Request with Retrofit 2


      File f = new File(filepath);


                          RequestBody fbody = RequestBody.create(MediaType.parse("text/plain"), f );


                          JSONObject obj = new JSONObject();

                          try {


                          } catch (JSONException e) {



                          RequestBody inputParams = RequestBody.create(MediaType.parse("text/plain"), obj.toString() );



                          Call<FolderItem> call = service.uploadFile(getString(R.string.authorization) ,


                                  inputParams ,

                                  MultipartBody.Part.createFormData( "primaryFile", filename, fbody)




                          Response<FolderItem> result = call.execute();


                          res = result.body();



      REST API ( Retrofit 2 ) Response


      --> POST https://contentcloud-incaritorsolutrial.documents.us2.oraclecloud.com/documents/api/1.1/files/data http/1.1

      D/OkHttp: Content-Type: multipart/form-data

      D/OkHttp: Content-Length: 12845

      D/OkHttp: Authorization: Basic cmFtYW51amEuaEBjYXJpdG9yc29sdXRpb25zLmNvbTpTb2x1dGlvbnMxMiM=

      D/OkHttp: --7a1df051-4bf6-4118-80b4-6ea1aaaa9857

      D/OkHttp: Content-Disposition: form-data; name="jsonInputParameters"

      D/OkHttp: Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary

      D/OkHttp: Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8

      D/OkHttp: Content-Length: 19

      D/OkHttp: {"parentID":"self"}

      D/OkHttp: --7a1df051-4bf6-4118-80b4-6ea1aaaa9857

      D/OkHttp: Content-Disposition: form-data; name="primaryFile"; filename="0707160007_1.jpeg"

      D/OkHttp: Content-Type: text/plain

      D/OkHttp: Content-Length: 12409


      D/OkHttp: << FILE CONTENT HERE >>


      D/OkHttp: --7a1df051-4bf6-4118-80b4-6ea1aaaa9857--

      D/OkHttp: --> END POST (12845-byte body)

      D/OkHttp: <-- 400 Bad Request https://contentcloud-incaritorsolutrial.documents.us2.oraclecloud.com/documents/api/1.1/files/data (3841ms)

      D/OkHttp: Date: Mon, 05 Jun 2017 05:06:02 GMT

      D/OkHttp: Server: Oracle-Application-Server-11g

      D/OkHttp: Cache-Control: no-store

      D/OkHttp: Pragma: no-cache

      D/OkHttp: Expires: 0

      D/OkHttp: X-ORACLE-DMS-ECID: 005KIxpdAsl6qIFpR0k3yd0001Gn0003i8

      D/OkHttp: Set-Cookie: JSESSIONID=7RN2pUjpCNwQX9OowLA8uWqKD64VewIR194Y6NEzpxh9oBFEbE_O!1991547872!1880700994; path=/; HttpOnly

      D/OkHttp: X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff

      D/OkHttp: Connection: close

      D/OkHttp: Content-Type: application/json; charset=utf-8

      D/OkHttp: Content-Language: en

      D/OkHttp: {

      D/OkHttp: "errorCode": "-97",

      D/OkHttp: "errorKey": "!csUnableToCheckIn,(null)!csServiceParametersMissing,CHECKIN_UNIVERSAL",

      D/OkHttp: "errorMessage": "Content item '(null)' was not successfully checked in. One or more service parameters for service CHECKIN_UNIVERSAL are missing.",

      D/OkHttp: "title": "Content item '(null)' was not successfully checked in. One or more service parameters for service CHECKIN_UNIVERSAL are missing.",

      D/OkHttp: "type": "https://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec10.html"

      D/OkHttp: }

      D/OkHttp: <-- END HTTP (465-byte body)


      Oracle Documentation example format for API request

      An example of an alternative request body follows.

      Content-Disposition: form-data; name="jsonInputParameters" 
      { "parentID":"FB4CD874EF94CD2CC1B60B72T0000000000100000001" }
      Content-Disposition: form-data; name="primaryFile"; filename="example.txt"
      Content-Type: text/plain 
      <File Content>