From BaseX Documentation
This XQuery Module contains helper functions for the RESTXQ API, some of which are defined in the RESTXQ Draft.
- The module will be available if the
basex-api library is found in the classpath. This is the case if you use one of the complete distributions of BaseX (zip, exe, war).
- All functions are assigned to the
http://exquery.org/ns/restxq namespace, which is statically bound to the
rest prefix. Prior to Version 9.2, the module needed to be imported in the query prolog:
import module namespace rest = "http://exquery.org/ns/restxq";
http://wadl.dev.java.net/2009/02 namespace is bound to the
- If any of the functions is called outside the servlet context,
basex:http is raised.
 General Functions
rest:base-uri() as xs:anyURI
||Returns the implementation-defined base URI of the resource function.
rest:uri() as xs:anyURI
||Returns the complete URI that addresses the Resource Function. This is the result of rest:base-uri appended with the path from the path annotation of the resource function.
rest:wadl() as element(wadl:application)
||Returns a WADL description of all available REST services.
rest:init() as empty-sequence()
||Initializes the RESTXQ module cache. This function should be called after RESTXQ modules have been replaced while the web server is running, and if |
PARSERESTXQ is not set to
- Version 8.6
This module was introduced with Version 7.7.