Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-buildservice (247 mails)

< Previous Next >
Re: [opensuse-buildservice] GSoC: Setitng up API calls for OBS Discussion system
Am Donnerstag, 13. Juni 2013, 20:31:29 schrieb Shayon Mukherjee:

My mentor and myself have worked on how commenting will work inside
OBS[api] and accordingly [webui] talk to [api]. Below mentioned are
the calls I am plan on setting up. Examples are provided at most of
the areas.

In short, I like it :)

GET /source/<project>/_comments?limit=10&offset=0


project - Project name


limit - Limit the number of retrieved comments

maybe we should have a default here to avoid that simple implementations
download too much.

offset - offset received comments by offset

To obtain comments posted for a project


<comments project=”home:name” size=”2” limit=”10” offset=”0”>

hm, if we can avoid project attribute, we can stay more compatible. Means old
clients would maybe able to handle comments on objects.

What about

type="project" object="home:name"


type="package" object="home:name::package"


type="request" object="42"

so the xml schema does not change when a comment is attached to some new

As an alternative way, we could stay with the project attribute, but in that
case we could simplify the comment modifcation to

POST /request/_comments

However, I have no strong opinion here, take it as a loud thinking and feel
free to ignore it ;)



Adrian Schroeter
email: adrian@xxxxxxx

SUSE LINUX GmbH, GF: Jeff Hawn, Jennifer Guild, Felix Imendörffer, HRB 21284
Maxfeldstraße 5
90409 Nürnberg

To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse-buildservice+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
To contact the owner, e-mail: opensuse-buildservice+owner@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >
Follow Ups