When using this API in an IBM SmartCloud
™ for Social Business environment, note that certain differences might exist. For more information, see Communities API
in the IBM Social Business Development wiki.
All existing forum topic information will be replaced with the new data. To avoid deleting all existing data, retrieve any data you want to retain first, and send it back with this request. See Retrieving forum topics
for more information.
See Authenticating requests
for information about how to authenticate the request.
Table 1. Atom API request details
|PUT||forum topic||Value of the href attribute of the <link> element that has a rel="edit" attribute value for each entry in the forum topics feed.||forum topic|
Provide a feed link Atom entry document.
The content type of the Atom entry document must be application/atom+xml
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Indicates that the forum topic was successfully updated. If an error occurs, this header contains one of the error codes.Error codes
Parent topic: Working with community forum topics
Retrieving a community forum topic programmatically
Deleting a community forum topic programmatically
Forum topic entry content
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found