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Creating a REST API endpoint in OpsGenie

  1. Open up the Integration List page by clicking on Settings => Integration List within the menu Screenshot 1

  2. Click API => Add

  3. Make sure Create and Update Access and Enabled are checked and click Save Integration Screenshot 2

  4. Copy the API Key

  5. Format the service URL

The host can be either or depending on the location of your instance. See the OpsGenie documentation for details.


Passing parameters via code

If you want to, you can pass additional parameters to the send function.
The following example contains all parameters that are currently supported.

service.Send("An example alert message", &types.Params{
    "alias":       "Life is too short for no alias",
    "description": "Every alert needs a description",
    "responders":  `[{"id":"4513b7ea-3b91-438f-b7e4-e3e54af9147c","type":"team"},{"name":"NOC","type":"team"}]`,
    "visibleTo":   `[{"id":"4513b7ea-3b91-438f-b7e4-e3e54af9147c","type":"team"},{"name":"rocket_team","type":"team"}]`,
    "actions":     "An action",
    "tags":        "tag1 tag2",
    "details":     `{"key1": "value1", "key2": "value2"}`,
    "entity":      "An example entity",
    "source":      "The source",
    "priority":    "P1",
    "user":        "Dracula",
    "note":        "Here is a note",

Optional parameters

You can optionally specify the parameters in the URL: opsgenie://["tag1","tag2"]&entity=An+example+entity&source=The+source&priority=P1&user=Dracula&note=Here+is+a+note

Example using the command line:

shoutrrr send -u 'opsgenie://["tag1","tag2"]&description=testing&responders=[{"username":"superuser", "type": "user"}]&entity=Example Entity&source=Example Source&actions=["asdf", "bcde"]' -m "Hello World6"