To retrieve a subcommunity entry, use the edit link for the subcommunity entry which can be found in the My Communities feed.
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
See Authenticating requests
for information about how to authenticate the request.
Table 1. Atom API request details
- 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.
An Atom entry document containing the subcommunity entry. A subcommunity is the same as a community entry, but contains a rel="http://www.ibm.com/xmlns/prod/sn/parentcommunity" <link> element.
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Indicates that the subcommunity 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
Parent topic: Working with subcommunities
Getting the Subcommunities feed
Community entry content
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found