POST /api/discussions/{DiscussionID}/marks

Marks a discussion.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Must be logged in.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method

POST

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URL

https://{hostname}/api/discussions/{DiscussionID}/marks

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Sample Request

The example below shows a request to add a mark to the specified discussion.

Request URL

https://{hostname}/api/discussions/discussion25800.acmepaymentscorp/marks

Sample request headers

POST /api/discussions/discussion25800.acmepaymentscorp/marks HTTP/1.1
Host: {hostname}
Accept: */*
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
X-Csrf-Token_acmepaymentscorp":"TokenID%3D8ed70a13-8469-11e8-b37a-b155e4eabeb8%2CexpirationTime%3D153...

Sample request body

522320b9-cb6b-495d-ae07-e4b3bfdb3f6a.acmepaymentscorp

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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description
Accept Any Accept header value that supports a response Content-Type of text/plain is valid; for example, */*.
Content-Type text/plain
X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} The CSRF prevention header; may or may not be required, depending on platform settings. See CSRF Prevention on the Platform. By default, the CSRF header is not required for GET operations and is required for all others, with a few exceptions relating to user login.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
DiscussionID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific discussion.

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Response

If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with the updated count of the number of marks on the specified discussion.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/plain
Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2013 14:52:25 GMT

Sample response body

2

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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description
Content-Type text/plain

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Response Body

Name Type Description
Response string The updated count of the number of marks on the specified discussion, after the user's mark has been added.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
401 Unauthorized. For example, you would get this response if you didn't include the custom X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} header in the request, when it was required by the platform settings; or if you included an invalid or expired value for this header. You would also get this response for any operation that requires login (almost all) if the login cookie was missing.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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