Web service API

How to use PageSeeder's Web service API

reply comment public

/comments/{xlinkid}/reply [POST]



Create a reply to an existing comment with author as a parameter.


NameDescriptionRequiredTypeDefault value
authorname The name of the author yes string
content The content of the comment yes string
assignedto The member ID of the member the task should be assigned to - status or previous status MUST be set no long the assigned member of the previous comment in thread
authoremail The email of the author no email
contenttype The content type of the comment no mediatype text/plain
due The task due date format is ISO-8601 - status or previous status MUST be set e.g. 2010-10-25, 2010-10-25T12:26 (defaults to T18:00) no date the due date of previous comment in thread
groups The name of groups to attach the comment no  strings
labels A comma-separated list of labels no string
notify The notification behavior. no string normal
priority The priority for task e.g. 'High', 'Medium', 'Low' - status or previous status MUST be set no priority the priority of the previous comment in thread
properties A pipe-separated list of properties as value pairs (e.g. x=1|y=2|) no string
status The status for task e.g. 'Open', 'Resolved', 'Closed no status the status of the previous comment in thread
title The title of the comment no string
type The type of the comment no string
uris The attachments to this comment (comma-separated list of URI IDs with optional !fragments) no longs
urls The attachments to this comment (comma-separated list of urls with optional #fragments) no urls

Notify parameter

This parameter must be one of:

  • normal  notify based on each member's notification settings;
  • announce  will ignore members' individual notifications settings;
  • silent  no notification



Undocumented permissions requirements.


<comment-creation [notification-email-delayed="true"|
   <comment id="123"
     <title>Cavern stolen!</title>
     <author email="alibaba@fortythieves.com.au"> ... </author>
     <assignedto id="123"
                 date="2012-03-09T..."> ... </assignedto>
     <modifiedby id="456"
                 date="2012-03-09T..."> ... </modifiedby>
     <content id="789"
              type="text/plain">Sesame opened the door</content>
     <context fragment="2">
       <uri|group id="789">...</uri|group>
         <uri id="189">...</uri></attachment>
     <attachment fragment="5">
         <uri id="289">...</uri></attachment>

Error handling

CodeCause / Description
0x1301 If the author is missing
0x1302 If the author is existing and was specified using authorname or authoremail
0x6301 If the group has no general discussion
0x6302 Failed to create new comment

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