Specifying the basepath for an API
The base path is the initial URL segment of the API, and does not include the host name or any additional segments for paths or operations. It is shared by all operations in the API.
About this task
Note: This task relates to configuring an OpenAPI 2.0 API definition. For details on how to configure an OpenAPI 3.0 API definition, see Editing an OpenAPI 3.0 API definition.
You can complete this task either by using the API Designer UI application, or by using the browser based API Manager UI.
At any time, you can switch directly to the underlying OpenAPI YAML source that corresponds to the design form in the user interface by clicking the Source icon . To return to the design form, click the Form icon .
- Open the required API for editing, as described in Editing an OpenAPI 2.0 API definition.
- Expand the General section, then click Base Path.
- Enter the required base path, preceded by a forward slash character (/).
- Click Save when done.