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What should I see after installing the SDL Web8 Content Service

I would use the token service to test the other two, thus ensuring that all 3 of them are working. To do so, though, you need to be able to create a specific HTTP request, setting the method and ...
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SDL Web8 Content Service standalone microservice won't start

If you don't see any other errors, I'm guessing it is a port conflict. The default port for the Content Service is 8081; perhaps something else on your machine is already running on that port. You ...
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Is the Content Interaction Library the right way to go?

The Content Interaction Library (CIL) is the public API to the REST service providing a native JAVA or .NET interface for the developers, so yes - today the recommended way to program against our REST ...
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Invalid v2 service endpoint for content-service

Solved it, I re-ran: Java –jar discovery-registration.jar update located in the /config folder of my discovery service :)
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What should I see after installing the SDL Web8 Content Service

Your assumption that the first two responses are OK, but the third is not is correct. When OAuth is enabled (the default), all CD microservices (except the token service) expect an OAuth bearer token ...
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Is the Content Interaction Library the right way to go?

You ask for code samples: the point of the CIL is that any code samples for the previous version of Content Delivery ought to work just fine. CIL is intended as a drop-in replacement. The most ...
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CIL | Content Service | No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it

I guess your CIS services run on a different machine than your web application. In that case, it is important that your CIS capabilities are not registered with localhost URLs. The web app will ...
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Getting a Null Pointer exception while trying to run a DXA Webapp

As Rick mentioned, my Deployer Storage config had these lines: <ItemTypes cached="true" defaultStorageId="reldeployerdb"> <Item cached="true" storageId="relpublishedfiles" typeMapping="...
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CIL | Token Service - Unauthorized Request

The error was the symbol '-' in app.config in keys oauth‐client‐id, and oauth‐client‐secret, it's binary representation was not correct.
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How to query for multiple custom metas using Content Service microservice in Web 8.5?

Example: using log4net; using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using Tridion.ContentDelivery.DynamicContent.Query; namespace SDL.CIL.Test { internal static class Program { ...
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GraphQL does not return titles of categories and keywords

Hotfix CD_11.0.0.13730.zip is now available for this issue (via FTP or it can be requested from Support as well).
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GraphQL does not return titles of categories and keywords

I get similar results in my Sites 9 setup. It could be a bug because I also cannot filter on keyword title, only on keyword key. However you can request the Keyword key to be part of the response: { ...
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How can I successfully query the Content Service using its v4 odata endpoint?

So I finally figured it out... It was a combination of several things, but long story short, it had to do with my settings having the wrong encoding (assuming you had the rest of the setup correctly). ...
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What should I see after installing the SDL Web8 Content Service

To test the Discovery service you need to get a token from the Token Service and then use the access_token to call the Discovery service (or other services you want to test). Here is how I did this ...
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SDL Web8 Content Service standalone microservice won't start

I had the same issue. I realized that the content service has a dependency on the directory service name... in the installService.ps1, I had to modify this line $arguments += "++DependsOn=...
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How can I successfully query the Content Service using its v4 odata endpoint?

I could be wrong, but I believe the v4 was never intended for public use.
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How can I successfully query the Content Service using its v4 odata endpoint?

I'm not sure if it's supported to directly use the v2 or v4 service endpoints. I always thought the CIL libraries know internally which service to use for a specific query.
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How do I Fetch a Component Presentation From the Content Service Using Odata Based on Keyword

After looking through all of the API calls and attempting each one of them to see the kind of results I could get, I determined that this is not possible with the content service's Odata API. Here ...
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Does GraphQL work with default variables?

It works for me, I'm able to reproduce this issue my side. if the graphql query used variables in parameters then always expected to send the value of the query variables to be {}. if we pass query ...
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DXA 1.8 Java web app looking the VariantId='Y29uZmlnLWJvb3RzdHJhcA' but content service is returning only the VariantId='WyNkZWYjXQ=='

Your question is not clear to me what exactly you're trying to do and what is your expected output. For my understanding, you have upgraded your DXA web app from DXA 1.5 to DXA 1.8 with web-8.5 and ...
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Ambient Data Filter Performance Issue

Answer to your question, yes, Indeed It's expected and executed when a new session starts, onRequestStart at the beginning of each request, onRequestEnd at the ending of each request if ADF enabled, ...
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GraphQL tridion docs query throws null pointer exception

The error is caused by the fact that customMeta/valueType = null
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NumberFormatException in Content Service

SDL Provided a hotfix to us to resolve this issue. The hotfix was: CD_8.5.0.17761 and we confirmed that it resolved our issue.
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NumberFormatException in Content Service

I have seen this type of problem before. In our case the problem was due to schema changes. When a schema metadata field data type has been changed you must update all components using the schema ...
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What's the recommended approach when working with applications in different technologies (Java, .net) that need to SHARE the HTML design?

It is a bit of a lame answer perhaps, but since the DXA team is building both the DXA Java and the DXA .NET web application, yes we have some experience with sharing a design. Also looking forward ...
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What's the recommended approach when working with applications in different technologies (Java, .net) that need to SHARE the HTML design?

Well, in my opinion the best practice mainly depends on whether you opt for CMS Baked/fried approach. Do you want to maintain the HTML Mark in component template or you just need a reference to the ...
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SDL Web8 Content Service standalone microservice won't start

I have also faced the similar issue when I was installing my content delivery components for single-machine installation by following this doc. I was verifying my installations after installing ...
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