You can call this operation to rename a directory or an object. This operation supports only buckets for which the hierarchical namespace feature is enabled.
When you call the Rename operation to rename the source directory or object to the destination directory or object, take note of the following items:
- You must have the DeleteObject permission on the source directory or object and the PutObject permission on the destination directory or object.
- The parent directory included in the names of the source directory or object as well as the destination directory or object must exist.
- The name that you use to rename the source directory or object cannot be the same as that of an existing directory or object in the parent directory included in the name of the destination directory or object.
POST /dstObjectName?x-oss-rename HTTP/1.1 Host: BucketName.oss-cn-hangzhou.aliyuncs.com Date: GMT Date Authorization: SignatureValue x-oss-rename-source:srcPathName
|x-oss-rename-source||String||Yes||The absolute path of the source directory or object. Example: desktop/oss/a. The path must exist in the source bucket.|
For more information about the common request headers contained in Rename requests such as Host and Date, see Common request headers.
The response to a Rename request contains only common response headers. For more information, see Common response headers.
The following sample request is sent to rename an object named a in the desktop/oss/ directory to b.
POST /desktop/oss/b?x-oss-rename HTTP/1.1 Host: oss-example.oss-cn-hangzhou.aliyuncs.com Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 05:21:12 GMT Authorization: OSS qn6qrrqxo2oawuk53otfjbyc:CTkuxpLAi4XZ+WwIfNm0Fmgb**** x-oss-rename-source: desktop/oss/a
HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-oss-request-id: 559CC9BDC755F95A64485981 Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 05:21:12 GMT Connection: keep-alive Server: AliyunOSS
|Error code||HTTP status code||Description|
|FileAlreadyExists||409||The error message returned because the name that you use to rename the source directory or object is the same as that of an existing directory or object.|