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This rule belongs to the openapi-v3-standards-validation ruleset and states that:

A Request Body Object can only define encoding information for its content if the media type of the content is specified as multipart or application/x-www-form-urlencoded.

Maximum SeverityWarning
MessageEncoding information is not applicable for the current Request Body Object media type.
Rule SystemSemantic
Broad CategoryMedia Types
Products ImpactedAPI Transformer, Code Generation, Developer Experience Portal
Tagsopenapi3 openapi standards semantic validation encoding form request body body media type

Suggested Fixes

  • Remove property encoding from the Media Type Object referenced in the Request Body Object if the corresponding media type is not multipart or application/x-www-form-urlencoded.
  • Make sure you are referencing the correct Media Type Object in the Request Body Object content map.

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