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
|POST||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
- HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request
- HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
Parent topic: Working with the message board