GET /chains/:chainId

This endpoint returns Factom chain by Chain ID.

get
Get chain

http://localhost:8081/v1/chains/:chainId
Important! `content` and `extIds` are sent and received into Base64 format. Open API SDKs automatically convert the data into Base64.
Request
Response
Path Parameters
chainId
required
string
Chain ID of the Factom chain.
200: OK
Success
{
"result":
{
"chainId": "9aa8eebdaa9e6ba6790dd27692519530c046e08be73fe488597947205cc563c0",
"extIds": [
"RmFjdG9tIE9wZW4gQVBJ",
"UEhQIFNESyBUZXN0"
],
"status": "completed",
"synced": true,
"createdAt": "2019-04-18T20:03:00Z",
"links": [
{
"rel": "entries",
"href": "/chain/9aa8eebdaa9e6ba6790dd27692519530c046e08be73fe488597947205cc563c0/entries"
},
{
"rel": "firstEntry",
"href": "/chain/9aa8eebdaa9e6ba6790dd27692519530c046e08be73fe488597947205cc563c0/entries/first"
},
{
"rel": "lastEntry",
"href": "/chain/9aa8eebdaa9e6ba6790dd27692519530c046e08be73fe488597947205cc563c0/entries/last"
}
]
}
}
400: Bad Request
Pagination error Validation error
{
"result": false,
"code": 1420,
"error": "Key: 'Chain.Status' Error:Field validation for 'Status' failed on the 'oneof' tag"
}
500: Internal Server Error
Internal server error
{
"result": false,
"code": 1510,
"error": "Internal server error"
}