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.
To retrieve messages posted to a message board, look at the board feed to find the entry ID of the message, and then request that entry.
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 the rel="self" attribute for each entry in the board feed.
An Atom entry document containing the message.
Returned HTTP headers
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Indicates that the message 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 update messages and comments
Getting a person's status update entries
- HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized: Returned if you failed to authenticate the request.
- HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found