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CreateBacktest

Stores or updates a user script.

The following routes are available for this service:
POST, OPTIONS/Backtests/{UserId}/{Type}/{ScriptId}
CreateBacktest Parameters:
NameParameterData TypeRequiredDescription
AuthorizationheaderstringYesAuthorization token in the form "Bearer your_token_here"
UserIdpathstringYesBacktest owner User ID
TypepathstringYesBacktest type
ScriptIdpathstringNoScript ID. If specified, tries to update existing script with new text.
StartbodylongYesStart time
FinishbodylongYesFinish time
Backtest Parameters:
NameParameterData TypeRequiredDescription
BacktestIdformstringNo
ScriptIdformstringNo
NameformstringNo
ResultformCompilationResultNo
CompilationResult Parameters:
NameParameterData TypeRequiredDescription
SuccessformboolNo
DiagnosticsformList<CompilationDiagnostic>No
CompilationDiagnostic Parameters:
NameParameterData TypeRequiredDescription
IdformstringNo
SeverityformCompilationDiagnosticSeverityNo
LocationformstringNo
MessageformstringNo
RawformstringNo

To override the Content-type in your clients, use the HTTP Accept Header, append the .xml suffix or ?format=xml

HTTP + XML

The following are sample HTTP requests and responses. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /Backtests/{UserId}/{Type}/{ScriptId} HTTP/1.1 
Host: burntrouter.info 
Accept: application/xml
Content-Type: application/xml
Content-Length: length

<CreateBacktest xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns="http://schemas.datacontract.org/2004/07/Algomate.API.ServiceModel">
  <Authorization>String</Authorization>
  <Finish>0</Finish>
  <ScriptId>String</ScriptId>
  <Start>0</Start>
  <Type>String</Type>
  <UserId>String</UserId>
</CreateBacktest>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/xml
Content-Length: length

<Backtest xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns="http://schemas.datacontract.org/2004/07/Algomate.Scripting">
  <BacktestId>String</BacktestId>
  <Name>String</Name>
  <Result>
    <Diagnostics>
      <CompilationDiagnostic>
        <Id>String</Id>
        <Location>String</Location>
        <Message>String</Message>
        <Raw>String</Raw>
        <Severity>Hidden</Severity>
      </CompilationDiagnostic>
    </Diagnostics>
    <Success>false</Success>
  </Result>
  <ScriptId>String</ScriptId>
</Backtest>