Retrieving a subcommunity
Added by IBM contributorIBM | Edited by Claudia R Elbourn on June 16, 2015
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To retrieve a subcommunity entry, use the edit link for the subcommunity entry which can be found in the My Communities feed.
Tags: commapi
You can use this operation to obtain subcommunity entry information that you want to preserve prior to performing an update. See Updating subcommunities for more information. This method returns the Atom entry of a single subcommunity as opposed to a feed of the community. If you want to retrieve a feed, see Getting the Subcommunities feed.
Input
Method URI Description
GET /communities/service/atom/community/instance {{{Value of the href attribute of the <link> element that has a rel="edit" attribute for each entry that represents a subcommunity in the My Communities feed.}}}
Web address returned in the HTTP location header when the subcommunity was created.
Name Type Optional Description
communityUuid
string No The uuid of the SUBCOMMUNITY you wish to retrieve.
Output
Content Type: application/atom+xml
Code Description
200
Indicates that the subcommunity entry was successfully found and returned. If an error occurs, this header will contain one of the error codes below.
401
Unauthorized. Returned when no authenticated user or no userid, email, or key parameter are provided on the request.
404
Not Found