standard-api-response

Generic API response object for consistent API output across services

Standard API Response

This is a generic API response object for consistent API output across services. it is mostly meant for internal InterNACHI use, but anyone is welcome to use it.

app.post('/users', function(reqres) {
    // Handle provided data and build new user object 
    // ... 
 
    // Create API response object 
    var apires = new OkResponse(user, OkResponse.codes.CREATED, 'User successfully created.');
 
    // Send to client 
    apires.send(res);
}
HTTP/1.1 201 OK
Content-Type: application/json
 
{
    "ok": true,
    "message": "User successfully created.",
    "data": { ... },
    "httpCode": 201, // Same as HTTP response code
    "error": { ... } // Only present if "ok" == false
}