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This rule belongs to the postman-validation ruleset and states that:

The provided Postman Environment file must not contain any syntax/semantic issues and use only valid JSON. Each property in the file must have a type as defined in the standard.

Maximum SeverityBlocking
MessageProvided Postman Environment file is not valid.
Rule SystemSemantic
Broad CategoryBasic Structure
Products ImpactedAPI Transformer, Code Generation, Developer Experience Portal
Tagspostman api semantic validation syntax environment

Suggested Fixes

  • Ensure that the file uses valid JSON.
  • Ensure that each element in the Postman Environment file has the expected type.
  • Ensure that an array is not defined as an object or vice versa.
  • Ensure that where a number is expected, a string value is not provided, etc.
  • For objects, ensure that each property has a correct type assigned to it.

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