Blog posting content 

Lists the elements in a blog posting.

All elements are in the http://www.w3.org/2005/Atom namespace, except those that are prefixed as follows:

app

snx

Table 1. Blog entry elements

Element How treated on input Description
<id> Ignored Unique identifier of a blog posting entry.
<title type="text"> Required Entry title; a descriptive title of the blog entry specified in text format. The type attribute is optional; type="text" is the default and only format allowed.
<category term=" tag_word"/> Optional Repeat for each blog entry tag.
<link rel="edit" type="application/atom+xml" href="edit_url"/> Ignored If you are an owner of the blog, use this web address to update or delete the blog entry.
<link rel="alternate" type="text/html" href="xxxxxx"/> Ignored Use this web address to obtain a HTML representation of this blog entry suitable for display in a browser.
<link rel="self" type="application/atom+xml" href="xxxxxx"/> Ignored Use the web address in the href attribute to return a complete representation of this blog entry.
<link href="..." rel="replies" type="application/atom+xml" thr:count="<number>"/> Ignored Use this web address to obtain a feed of comments on this entry. The thr:count attribute identifies the number of comments. The entries in the feed are that of the blog comment entry type.
<link rel="http://www.ibm.com/xmlns/prod/sn/issues" href="xxxxxx" /> Ignored Use this web address to obtain a list of the available flags you can apply to blog postings.
<app:edited> Ignored Contains the date this entry was last modified, as defined in the Atom publishing protocol specification.
<app:control> Optional Indicates whether comments are allowed on this entry. As defined in the Atom publishing protocol specification; see table below for contents.
<content type="html"> Required The content of this blog entry, as defined in the Atom specification.
<published> Ignored The date this entry was published, as defined in the Atom specification.
<updated> Ignored The date this entry was updated, as defined in the Atom specification.
<author>
  <name>
  <email>
  <snx:userid>
  <snx:userState>
</author>

Ignored The author of this entry, as defined in the Atom specification. If IBM Connections is configured to prevent email addresses from being displayed, then the <email> element is not supported; provide the <snx:userid> instead. Otherwise, <email> can be used. The <name> and <snx:userState> elements are ignored on input.

Table 2. Contents of the <app:control> element

Element How treated on input Description
<snx:comments enabled="xxx" days="nnn" /> Optional The enabled attribute specifies whether comments are enabled for this entry. Possible values are yes and no; the default is yes.

The days attribute specifies the number of days during which the comments are enabled. The default is 0, which indicates that there is no limit to the number of days in which comments are enabled.


Parent topic

Blogs Atom entry types

Related reference
Create blog posts
Retrieve blog posts
Update blog posts
Delete blog posts
Getting a feed of the latest posts added to all blogs
Getting a feed of recent posts for a blog
Getting a feed that contains a person's default blog
Getting a feed of the featured blog posts


   

 

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