When using this API in an IBM SmartCloud
™ for Social Business environment, note that certain differences might exist. For more information, see Activities API
in the IBM Social Business Development wiki.
You can use this operation to obtain member entry information that you want to preserve prior to performing an update. See Updating members
for more information.
See Authenticating requests
for information about how to authenticate the request.
Table 1. Atom API request details
- web address returned in the HTTP location header when the member entry was created.
- Value of the href attribute of the <link> element with the rel="edit" attribute value for each acl node entry in the acl list feed.
An Atom entry document containing the member entry.
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Indicates that the member entry was successfully found and returned. If an error occurs, this header will contain one of the error codes below.Content-Type: application/atom+xml
Indicates that the document returned contains data in Atom format.Error codes
- HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request
- HTTP/1.1 403 Forbidden
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found
For example, to retrieve the member list for a community activity, send the following HTTP request:
Authorization: Basic xxx
The following content is returned by the server:
Parent topic: Working with activity members
Retrieving a member programmatically