Creating a point layer using the REST API
In this recipe, you will learn how to create a point layer using the REST API interface.
Perform the following steps to get started with this recipe:
- Install Neo4j using the recipes from Chapter 1, Getting Started with Neo4j. This installation process will depend on your preference for your machine OS type.
- Install the Neo4j Spatial plugin using the Installing the Neo4j Spatial extension, recipe from this chapter.
- Restart the Neo4j graph database server using the following command:
In this recipe, we will use the
http://<neo4j_server_ip>:<port>/db/data/ext/SpatialPlugin/graphdb/addSimplePointlayer endpoint to create a simple point layer.
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