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CreateBacktest

Creates new backtest based on user script.

The following routes are available for this service:
POST, OPTIONS/Backtests/{Type}/{ScriptId}
CreateBacktest Parameters:
NameParameterData TypeRequiredDescription
TypepathstringYesBacktest type
ScriptIdpathstringYesScript to run backtest on
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/{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">
  <Finish>0</Finish>
  <ScriptId>String</ScriptId>
  <Start>0</Start>
  <Type>String</Type>
</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>