Create project from Git files

POST /project/create-project/{project_path}


This API creates a project using the files in the specified Git repository and branch.

Note: You can track a maximum of 1000 assets per project. If a check-in would exceed 1000 assets in the repository or if you try to check out a project with more than 1000 assets, an error is thrown.


  • Environment (Org) admin permissions
  • Git hosting provider requirements:
    • The environment (Org) must be correctly configured to use a Git hosting provider supported by SnapLogic.
    • The user must have an authenticated account with the Git hosting provider.

    Learn more: SnapLogic - Git Integration


  • You cannot use SnapLogic service accounts to call any of the SnapLogic Git operation APIs.


 POST https://{controlplane_path}/api/1/rest/public/project/create-project/{project_path}

Path Parameters

Key Description
controlplane_path Required. The path to the SnapLogic Control Plane.


For other control planes, substitute the subdomain name for elastic. For example:
Required. The path to the SnapLogic project.

Format: /{env_org}/{project_space}/{project_name}

Important: The path comparison is case-sensitive.

Query Parameters


Request Header

Specify Basic for authorization and application/json for content type.

Authorization: Basic {your_encoded_security_credentials}
Content-Type: application/json

Request Body

    "repo" : "...",
    "ref" : "..."
Key Type Description
repo string The Git repository containing the files to use with the new project.
ref string The name of the branch containing the files to use with the new project.


Response Body

  "response_map": {
    "status": "",
    "overwritten": [ ... ],
    "updated": [ ... ],
    "error_msgs": [ ... ],
    "created": [ ... ],
    "ignored": [ ... ]
  "http_status_code": 200
Key Type Description
status string The status of the process.
overwritten array An empty list. No files are overwritten, because the project is new.
updated array An empty list. No files are updated, because the project is new.
error_msgs array Any error messages that were thrown during the process.
created array Asset files that were copied from the Git repository into the project.
ignored array Asset files that exist in the Git repository but were not copied into the project.