Changing the hostname

The API calls are made to by default, but the URL can be changed by setting the DW_API_HOST environment variable.

For customers in a single-tenant environment, you can also use the DW_ENVIRONMENT variable to alter the default URL. For example, for the customer customer, setting it will alter the URL to

Additionally, the hostname can also be changed by explicitly setting the BaseURL property of the client, i.e.:

dw = dwapi.NewClient("token")
dw.BaseURL = "http://localhost:1010/v0"

Notice that the stage also needs to be set if going down this path.