Getting a feed of the followed resources
Added by IBM contributorIBM | Edited by Claudia R Elbourn on July 7, 2015
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Get a feed that lists the resources that are being followed by the authenticated user.

 This is an Atom API request. You must provide the values of the source and type as parameters to this request.

Input
Method URI Description
GET /{source}/follow/atom/resources?source={source} A feed of all the resources being followed.
GET /{source}/follow/{auth}/atom/resources?source={source} (for OAuth requests) A feed of all the resources being followed.
Name Type Optional Description
source
enumerated No String specifying the resource. Options are:
activities
blogs
communities
files
forums
profiles
wikis
tags
This parameter is required.
Authorized values:
  • activities
  • blogs
  • communities
  • files
  • forums
  • profiles
  • wikis
  • tags
Name Type Optional Description
page
int Yes Page number. Specifies the page to be returned. The default is 1.
ps
int Yes Page size. Specifies the number of entries to return per page. The maximum number allowed is 20.
resource
string Yes String representing the unique ID of a resource. For example, in the Activities application, a to-do entry represents an item. If this parameter is specified, then a single entry is returned if found.
type
enumerated No String representing the resource type. Options are:
If source=activities
activity
If source=blogs
blog
If source=communities
community
If source=files
file
file_folder

If source=forums
forum
forum_topic

If source=profiles
profile
If source=wikis
wiki
wiki_page

If source=tags
tag
This parameter is required.
Authorized values:
  • activity
  • blog
  • community
  • file
  • file_folder
  • forum
  • forum_topic
  • profile
  • wiki
  • wiki_page
  • tag
Output
Content Type: application/atom+xml
Code Description
401
Unauthorized. Returned when no authenticated user or no userid, email, or key parameter are provided on the request.