API client / Methods / Rules
Required API Key: any key with the settings ACL
Method signature
$index->getRule(string objectID)

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About this method

Get the object/definition of a specific Rule.

Examples

Read the Algolia CLI documentation for more information.

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$rule = $index->getRule('a-rule-id');

Parameters

objectID
type: string
Required

The ID of the Rule to retrieve.

Response

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JSON format

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{
  "objectID": "a-rule-id",
  "conditions": [{
    "pattern": "smartphone",
    "anchoring": "contains"
  }],
  "consequence": {
    "params": {
      "filters": "category = 1"
    }
  }
}
objectID
string

objectID of the Rule.

condition
list

Condition of the rule.

consequence
list

Consequence of the rule.

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