This API is deprecated. These APIs are still functional for backward compatibility reasons - but no new feature is surfaced through these APIs. For any new development work, refer to the OpenSocial Microblogging APIs.
Send an Atom document containing a message entry to your own or another person's board feed.
See Authenticating requests
for information about how to authenticate the request.
Table 1. Atom API request details
user's board feed
Value of the href attribute of the <link> element with the rel="http://www.ibm.com/xmlns/prod/sn/mv/theboard" attribute value found in one of the following locations:
- Your service document to add the message to your own board.
- The user's profile entry to add the message to someone else's board.
Provide a message Atom document. The content type of the Atom entry document must be application/atom+xml.
An Atom entry document containing the new message.
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Indicates that the message was successfully created. If an error occurs, this header contains one of the error codes.Location: url
Link to edit_url of the message entry. You can use the web address specified here to subsequently retrieve the message.Error codes
Parent topic: Working with update messages and comments
- HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized