pan.xapi no response


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L1 Bithead

pan.xapi no response

Why am I not getting response when using pan.xapi vs


from python interpretor:


api_sess = pan.xapi.PanXapi(hostname="",api_username="myusername", api_password="mypassword",api_key='mykey') = "/config/devices/entry/deviceconfig/system/hostname")


*returns no ouptput however using I expected results.


python -h -l myusername -xr -s "/config/devices/entry/deviceconfig/system/hostname"
show: success

L3 Networker



1) no need to specify api_username and api_password when api_key is specified


2) should handle exceptions


3) to see request XML response use for example:

L2 Linker

@ksteves1 Thank you. It  an old post, but I was stuck and this response helped me fix  the script I was working on. "xml_result()" was the bit I was missing.

pan.xapi is amazing and does exactly what I need. 

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